23rd United States Secretary of Health and Human Services
Former Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) in the US Government and orthopaedic surgeon with a lifetime of dedication to quality health care, Dr Tom Price is a leading expert on the state of health care in the U.S.
As the 23rd Secretary of Health and Human Services (2017), Dr Tom Price has recently been at the forefront of health care policy. He shares with audiences the major challenges facing our health care system, what works, and what doesn’t. His experience allows him to share a path forward for our system that will allow for both value and quality.
Prior to serving as HHS secretary, Dr Price’s career has spanned a successful medical practice as an orthopaedic surgeon and a 12-year tenure in the U.S. House of Representatives serving in a number of key leadership positions, including chairman of the House Budget Committee, the House Policy Committee, and the Republican Study Committee.
Committed to promoting positive solutions under principled leadership, Dr Price offers a deeply informed and meaningful vision for a national health care system that adheres to the key principles of affordability, accessibility, quality, choice, innovation, and responsiveness. He also outlines the critical role that technology will need to play in the future. You’ll walk away with a better understanding of how both government and the private sector can work together to build a more patient-centered and efficient health care system overall.
International and local experts will share innovative approaches, technology-based solutions and reliable sustainability practices to help companies and individuals powerfully change the course of unwellness in Trinidad & Tobago.