TORONTO, ON – October 11, 2018: TOHealth!, a not-for–profit platform to bring together and promote the Toronto Region Health Cluster as a global health innovation hub, is excited to announce Allan Miranda, Head of JLABS Canada and Scott Kaplanis, Partner at Epic Capital Management as the new Co-Chairs. Founded by the Toronto Region Board of Trade, TOHealth! is driven by a senior level Steering Committee, consisting of leaders from across the Cluster, including academia, innovation centers, corporations, healthcare providers and governments.
Our common goal is making the Toronto Region Health Cluster more globally competitive by strengthening the connections within our ecosystem and growing businesses and jobs”, said Kaplanis, "We believe that healthcare is one of the last industries to be transformed by technology and such advancements can certainly come from the Toronto Region, improving the standard of living for all.”
As part of its evolution, TOHealth! is pleased to announce the launch of the new brand for the Toronto Region Health Cluster. We invite you to learn about your opportunity to “Get Better in Toronto”, including our region’s strengths, local and regional news and events. We encourage everyone in the Cluster and beyond to participate connect with us by submitting your event or news story and signing up for the monthly newsletter.
“On behalf of the Board and Steering Committee, I would like to thank Vivek Goel and Paul Lepage for their vision and leadership in the past three years. We feel very fortunate to have Allan and Scott as our incoming Co-Chairs, both strong leaders and passionate champions,” said Ella Korets-Smith, CEO and Director of TOHealth! “TOHealth! is entering an exciting new phase of its development, and we look forward to building on the momentum we all feel in the Toronto Region Health Cluster.”
Visit www.healthcluster.ca for more information on how to connect and get involved.
Founded by the Toronto Region Board of Trade, TOHealth! is a unique multi-stakeholder not-for-profit platform to convene and profile the Toronto Region Health Cluster. We live by our values of being inclusive, collaborative and globally focused, enabling novel partnerships and cohesion locally as well as promoting the region’s collective strengths and raising its profile globally. Our effort will make the Toronto Region Health Cluster more globally competitive, strengthening the connections within our ecosystem and growing businesses and jobs, thereby creating health and wealth. www.healthcluster.ca
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