HTF TO Meetup #2: Cardiovascular Disease

Dear HTF Toronto Members:

Mark your calendars, the 2nd Health Technology Forum Toronto Meetup is on the evening of May 29th, 2013.  The event will take place at the CR-2 room at the MaRS Discovery District Collaboration Centre (the main MaRS office on the ground level floor).

This event's theme is Cardiovascular Disease.  We have 3 fantastic speakers lined up for you.

The agenda is:

  • 5:30pm: Arrive, snack, network
  • 6:00pm: Welcome and intro by your HTF Toronto organizers
  • 6:10pm: Speaker - Jeffrey Alfonsi, MD, Resident, Internal Medicine (clinical perspective)
  • 6:45pm: Speaker - Ryan Denomme, Founder & CEO of Nicoya Lifesciences (diagnostic perspective)
  • 7:20pm: Speaker - Ruslan Dorfman, Founder & CEO of Geneyouin (pharmacogenetic perspective)
  • 7:50pm: Network and get to know your peers
  • 8:30pm: Go home inspired


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  • A former member
    A former member

    Hi Everyone!

    Feel free to check out our meetup showcasing The Heart and Stroke Foundation's <30 Days Mobile App, helping users adopt a customized healthier lifestyle in 30 days or less. It'll be taking place on Wednesday July 10, at 6:45 in the MaRs Commons. We look forward to seeing you!

    - Kamil

    June 18, 2013

  • Aaron S.

    Thank you Alex and Pinoo for organizing this event.
    Great presentations & conversations from general to nano, health policy to lab.

    May 31, 2013

  • Alex L.

    Thank you Ruslan, Ryan, and Jeff for fantastic presentations and thank you all for attending and lending your ideas and inspirations to the others!

    May 30, 2013

  • Mike F.

    Very high quality set of speakers on an interesting and engaging topic. The clinical / entrepreneurial and pharmacogenetic perspectives surrounded the topic in a new an innovative way that is inspiring and critical to the digital health perspective.

    May 30, 2013

  • Ryan D.

    Excited to meet everyone tonight and thanks to the organizers for giving me a chance to speak! You can follow my company Nicoya Lifesciences on Twitter @Nicoya_Life or visit for more info.

    May 29, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Hi Ryan my partner Tesla LaTouche will be joining your group tonight in Toronto, while I remain here in Wateloo networking at VeloCity Ideation. I will meet you Wednesday June 5 at the Communitech Breakfast. Diane

      May 29, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Unfortunately I see patients until 8 pm every Wednesday.I am looking forward to other events . Arina

    May 29, 2013

  • Mohsen S.

    I am on a business trip and won't be in Toronto unfortunately.

    May 28, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hi Everyone!

    Please feel free to check out our event showcasing Toronto's bant app, a mobile app designed to help Type 1 diabetics track their blood sugar levels while also creating a social platform for the diabetic community. Presented by Dr. Joseph Cafazzo, it's taking place at the MaRs Commons next week on June 5th at 6:45.

    We look forward to seeing you there!

    - Kamil

    May 27, 2013

  • Duane H.

    Looks like a great event. Too bad I will not be able to make it.

    May 27, 2013

  • Pronoy S.

    Good topic! Good lineup!

    May 20, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I am planning an event in Toronto on Tuesday June 18, 9:30-11:30am, Healthcare Solutions For Ontario, Putting the pieces together, the newest healthcare technologies~the latest healthcare coverage. I need a location, exhibitors and attendees who are interested in purchasing the products and services that the exhibitors are showcasing B2B or B2C.

    May 15, 2013

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