This partnership with the World Congress will strengthen our ability to not only recognize inspiring and impactful Patient Leaders, but it also provides us with the platform to really bring to light the importance of patient advocacy…
July 13, 2017
WEGO Health and World Congress today announce their partnership for the 5th Annual Patient Advocacy Summit. The event takes place October 23-24 in Washington, D.C. and features, for the first time ever live, the WEGO Health Awards Ceremony.
The 2017 Summit will feature expert speakers representing FDA, PPAL, BIO, Bristol-Myers Squibb, GlaxoSmithKline, as well as Patient Leaders. More speakers and a detailed agenda will be announced soon.
The Summit will also feature, live and in-person for the first time, the annual WEGO Health Awards that honor exceptional patient advocates, influencers and experts who make a difference in the lives of patients and caregivers. This year, winners will receive awards across 16 different categories, ranging from Lifetime Achievement to Healthcare Collaborator: Company. The 16 WEGO Health Awards winners will be invited to the awards ceremony dinner which will take place October 23rd.
WEGO Health CEO Jack Barrette shared his excitement about the union with the World Congress, “This partnership with the World Congress will strengthen our ability to not only recognize inspiring and impactful Patient Leaders, but it also provides us with the platform to really bring to light the importance of patient advocacy and the power of patient-centricity. This annual summit is something the health industry as a whole can benefit from and the speakers and agenda help to support this much-needed patient collaboration.”
WEGO Health is accepting nominations and endorsements for the WEGO Health Awards…