Life Itself is a three night retreat converging about 50 speakers and a limited number of guests – leaders from multiple disciplines who intersect the fields of health and medicine. The event will be held between May 31st and June 3rd in San Diego, California at the iconic Hotel Del Coronado.
At this year’s event, Apple will be represented by Dr. Sumbul Desai, Apple’s VP of Health and Art Levinson, Apple’s Chairman. In September 2013, Arthur Levinson was named chief executive officer of Calico, a company focused on health, aging, and well-being. Art Levinson’s topic of discussion at the event will be: Is Aging a Disease?
Sumbul Desai, MD serves as Vice President of Health at Apple, overseeing health initiatives including clinical product development, medical research, and innovative clinical partnerships. She also leads the regulatory and quality teams at Apple. There’s no specific topic associated with Desai’s keynote at this time.
To learn about the other guest speakers at this high profile event, check out the Life Itself website here.