Economist’s Future of Healthcare Week Asia
During this Covid-19 pandemic, there has been an unprecedented burst of innovative solutions spanning healthtech to diagnostics and vaccines to combat this health crisis. The Economist’s Future of Healthcare Week Asia took place on November 16th – 20th 2020. The virtual event brought together healthcare leaders across the Asia-Pacific region to take stock of the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, lessons learnt, and to discuss what needs to be done to strengthen healthcare systems for the future. Dr. Danny Soon, Chief Executive Officer of Consortium for Clinical Research and Innovation Singapore & Executive Director of Singapore Clinical Research Institute was part of a panel session together with other industry experts sharing insights on ‘Fostering Innovation in Healthcare’, where the role of the public sector in supporting healthcare innovation in healthcare was discussed.