Creating a future of healthcare abundance and deep medicine
Philip is your guide to the future of
Philip is a Singularity University Faculty member in medicine and Principal at Med Edge Consulting. Philip works with healthcare companies and organizations to help them develop a strategy and vision for their future.
Philip has completed a PhD in biomedical engineering - he will officially receive his PhD in May 2020. Philip works with teams to catalyze innovation via design thinking workshops.
Philip is a senior medical student at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. Philip shares his insights from the front lines of healthcare in his speaking and consulting work.
Philip led a team that developed an international crowdsourcing XPRIZE competition to end Alzheimer's. Philip speaks internationally on the topics of moonshot thinking, crowdsourcing, disruptive technology and the future of healthcare.
Philip speaks about the following topics:
Healthcare disruption, exponential technology, digital health, wearables, artificial intelligence, augmented and virtual reality, innovation mindset, crowdsourcing, design thinking, scaling innovation, translating research from bench to bedside, patenting, commercialization and entrepreneurship.
“Philip is an engaging speaker who will inspire you to think deeply about the future and the exponential change that confronts us all.”
"Thoughtful and future-focused, Philip brings a fresh, dynamic perspective to the stage."
“Philip did an excellent job at facilitating discussion and ideation, all the while ensuring a fun-filled atmosphere complete with pump-up music and dance!”
Mr. Allan Seckel
CEO of the Doctors of BC
Dr. Jennifer Zelmer
President of the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement
Dr. Henry Annan
Past President of the Canadian Federation of Medical Students
CMA Award for Young Leaders
Application Video -
Global Solution Program at Singularity U
Crowdsourcing for Better Healthcare - Katapult Future Fest, Oslo, Norway.
Adopting and Scaling Innovation in Health
Canadian Medical Association
The Future of Healthcare -
AFMC 75th Anniversary Symposium
Convocation Address -
UBC Applied Science Graduation Ceremony
Ⓒ Philip Edgcumbe 2020