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Friday, November 3 • 2:20pm - 3:20pm
[AI Lab] The Future of Medicine: How Hollywood Can Help Save Lives

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This panel explores the intersection of the entertainment industry with the healthcare and medical fields. TV storytelling has been proven to inform audiences about new innovations while inspiring them to make healthier choices in their own lives. Featuring new technology at the cutting edge of the medical field in popular TV shows and movies helps illustrate how tech and medicine can work together to improve outcomes.  AI, virtual experiences, and telemedicine onscreen concepts can and are becoming real-world applications.

Produced by The Hollywood, Health & Society, a program of the USC Norman Lear Center.

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Lori H. Schwartz

CEO & Principal, Curator of Experiences, Storytech
As a leading advisor and speaker in marketing and tech innovation, Lori collaborates withtop creative and strategic executives of multiple brands, tech and content companies toensure their understanding of emerging business models while designing uniqueexperiences to create engagement.She... Read More →

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Dr. Jonathan Morris

Medical Director Anatomic Modeling Unit, Mayo Clinic
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Dr. Zoanne Clack

Showrunner, Station 19
Clack is executive producer for the ABC series Grey’s Anatomy, and is executive producer and co-showrunner of its spinoff Station 19. She attended medical school at UT Southwestern before doing her residency in emergency medicine at Emory University. Clack spent a year working... Read More →
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Dr. Brandy Hartendorf

Consultant, The Good Doctor
Dr. Brandy Hattendorf is an Associate Professor at Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California (USC) and an Attending Cardiologist. She works as a Medical Consultant adding medical realism to on-screen stories. She currently works with The Good Doctor involves... Read More →
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Dr. Skip Rizzo

Head, Medical Virtual Reality Lab
Dr. Albert "Skip" Rizzo leads the Medical Virtual Reality Lab. He’s a psychologist with the USC Davis School of Gerontology and USC Keck School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences. He has created VR to treat PTSD that the Veterans Admin uses and is working... Read More →

Friday November 3, 2023 2:20pm - 3:20pm PDT
Z By HP (Main Stage) New Goya