We the People: Healthcare and the 2016 Election
Tuesday, March 15
11:00AM - 12:00PM
110 E 2nd St
The healthcare revolution is here! Millions of Americans are gaining coverage while advances in digital-health enable a more personalized view of medicine, empowering patients & driving cost-effective decisions. But the looming presidential election means the possibility of change that could impede innovation as well as patient rights. How do we as entrepreneurs, investors, & patients navigate these uncertain times? Join Jane Adams, Washington insider & Senior Director of Federal Affairs, Johnson & Johnson, & Lauren Chauret, Partner at PTV Healthcare Capital, as they discuss the 2016 election, its implications on the healthcare system & show you how to come out on top!
Sr Dir Federal Affairs Medical Devices & Innovation
Johnson & Johnson
Jane M. Adams serves as Senior Director, Federal Affairs for Johnson & Johnson, where she directs federal medical device & diagnostics activities and issues on behalf of the diverse device global f...Show the rest
Jane M. Adams serves as Senior Director, Federal Affairs for Johnson & Johnson, where she directs federal medical device & diagnostics activities and issues on behalf of the diverse device global franchises. Jane also staffs senior management on the AdvaMed Board of Directors along with other industry trade and advocacy organizations. Prior to joining J&J, Jane served as Director, Government Affairs for Medtronic, Inc. managing medical technology legislative advocacy and policy issues.
Jane received her BA from the University of Vermont and holds a Master in Public Policy degree from Georgetown University where she serves as a guest lecturer. She is a member of the Washington Caucus, the Government Relations Leadership Forum, and a founding member of RightNow, a professional women's organization dedicated to electing Republican women into public office.
Jane was featured on the cover of Influence Magazine in 2004 as one of Washington's most effective corporate lobbyists.Hide the rest
Partner/Dir of Operations
PTV Healthcare Capital
Lauren directs and oversees all aspects of the investor relations, finance, accounting, and compliance functions of PTV. She also serves on the investment committee. Lauren is responsible for coord...Show the rest
Lauren directs and oversees all aspects of the investor relations, finance, accounting, and compliance functions of PTV. She also serves on the investment committee. Lauren is responsible for coordinating internal and external resources to support general fund administration and overseeing day-to-day operations of the firm. Prior to her role as Partner and Director of Operations, Lauren served as Finance Manager at PTV. Lauren graduated with high honors from the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin and holds a B.B.A. in Finance.
Lauren is a member of the Private Equity Women Investor Network, and she is also an active member of The Junior League of Austin where she currently serves as project chair for the Settlement Home Run Club and previously served as project chair for community partner Mobile Loaves and Fishes. In 2015, Lauren was recognized by the Austin Business Journal as a Profiles in Power Rising Start Finalist, a distinction that celebrates women under 30 for their achievements in business and contributions to the community thus far.Hide the rest