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Modernizing Medicine CEO, Daniel Cane, to Lead Panel on Life Sciences Innovation at eMerge Americas

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BOCA RATON, Fla. – June 9, 2017 –  Daniel Cane, co-founder and CEO of specialty-specific health information technology leader, Modernizing Medicine, Inc., will moderate the 2nd annual Life Sciences South Florida Lifees Panel & Awards Ceremony on June 12 at the eMerge Americas conference. Held at the Miami Beach Convention Center, eMerge Americas is the tech conference connecting global innovators, industry leaders, and investors from Latin America, North America, and Europe.

The Lifees Panel & Awards Ceremony recognizes life sciences companies that exhibit exemplary student training and research activities, benefit the scientific community and demonstrate community partnership. Cane will keynote a panel of South Florida entrepreneurs who will discuss current top life sciences innovations and technologies.

“Life Sciences South Florida represents individuals and organizations leading the area’s growing life sciences sector, results of which may have a global impact,” Cane said. “eMerge is a great platform to connect with like-minded innovators and discuss ways we can strengthen the industry to improve the future.”

Xavier Gonzalez, CEO of eMerge Americas, said: “eMerge Americas is where ground-breaking leaders inspire the next generation of talent, which is why we are pleased to welcome Daniel Cane’s return engagement. Panel attendees will learn from STEM and innovation experts on how to create a stronger scientific and business community throughout South Florida.”

Cane and Modernizing Medicine recently announced one of the largest infusions of capital in South Florida this year to date, with a $231 million investment from Warburg Pincus. This continues the company’s upward trajectory after winning the late-stage competition during the Startup Showcase at the inaugural eMerge Americas 2014.

About Modernizing Medicine

Modernizing Medicine® and its affiliated companies empower physicians with suites of mobile, specialty-specific solutions that transform how healthcare information is created, consumed and utilized to increase efficiency and improve outcomes. Built for value-based healthcare, Modernizing Medicine’s data-driven, touch- and cloud-based products and services are programmed by a team that includes practicing physicians to meet the unique needs of dermatology, gastroenterology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, otolaryngology, pain management, plastic surgery, rheumatology and urology practices, as well as ambulatory surgery centers. Connect with Modernizing Medicine on our Blog, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. Modernizing Medicine is a member of CommonWell Health Alliance.* For more information visit www.modmed.com.

About eMerge Americas

eMerge Americas serves as the preeminent innovative thought exchange transforming Miami into the technological hub of the Americas. By connecting global industry leaders and investors with America’s top business executives, IT decision-makers, and entrepreneurs, partnerships are forged that spur visionary innovation and technological advancements for the betterment of business and society. eMerge’s founding partners include: Medina Capital, A Rod Corporation, Greenberg Traurig, Knight Foundation, Miami-Dade County, and the Miami Herald. For more information about eMerge Americas, please visit: emergeamericas.com.

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Media Contact: 
Jessie Reyes
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