PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A longtime innovator in pediatric healthcare, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) announced today that President and CEO Madeline Bell will speak at the 35th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference (JPM) on Monday, January 9, 2017 in San Francisco, CA.
Bell's presentation, "Behind the Breakthroughs," is scheduled to begin at 8:30 am. It will provide an overview of CHOP's history as a leading healthcare innovator, as well as a behind-the-scenes glimpse into new and exciting breakthroughs the Hospital is currently pioneering, including groundbreaking programs in digital health, individualized medical genetics, cancer immunotherapy and more.
"JPM is the largest gathering of healthcare investors of the year," said Bell. "As investors and executives from around the world gather to present their innovations, I will share some of the pediatric healthcare breakthroughs for which CHOP has earned its international reputation."
About Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia was founded in 1855 as the nation's first pediatric hospital. Through its long-standing commitment to providing exceptional patient care, training new generations of pediatric healthcare professionals and pioneering major research initiatives, Children's Hospital has fostered many discoveries that have benefited children worldwide. Its pediatric research program is among the largest in the country. In addition, its unique family-centered care and public service programs have brought the 535-bed hospital recognition as a leading advocate for children and adolescents. For more information, visit http://www.chop.edu.
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