Bertalan Meskó: Biography highlights
Bertalan delivers talks to a multitude of audiences ranging from Fortune 100 companies to Singularity University. He aims to prepare every stakeholder in healthcare from patients through to pharma companies until government agencies change to create democratic, rationalised and optimised healthcare systems.
Full biography of Bertalan Meskó
A geek physician with a PhD in genomics and Amazon Top 100 author (“The Guide to the Future of Medicine” and “My Health: Upgraded”), he envisions the impact of digital health technologies on the future of healthcare, and helps patients, doctors, government regulators and companies make it a reality.
Bertalan Meskó’s Keynote Speaker
With 500+ presentations under his belt, including courses at Harvard, Stanford and Yale Universities, Singularity University, and organizations including the 10 biggest pharmaceutical companies, he is one of the top voices globally in healthcare technology.
Never delivering the same speech twice, Dr. Meskó delivers more than 50 keynotes a year and channels his passion about the trends shaping the future of health and medicine, firing up his audience with actionable advice on preparing for the digital revolution in healthcare.
He has given talks at Yale, Stanford and Harvard Universities, the World Health Organization and Singularity University, and top pharmaceutical companies.
Bertalan Meskó’s achievements and accolades
Bertalan has been featured by dozens of top publications, including CNN, WIRED, National Geographic, Forbes, TIME magazine, BBC, and the New York Times. His popular blog has more than 3 million readers, and he is one of LinkedIn’s Top Voices.
Additionally, Bertalan frequently helps leading pharmaceutical and technology companies prepare and take advantage of disruptive trends in medicine. His clients range from the top 10 pharmaceutical companies to innovative startups changing healthcare.
Dr. Mesko is also a science fiction fanatic who has been upgrading his health with digital technology for over a decade. His enthusiasm for medical innovation shows through his frequent updates on social media and regular posts on the latest news and advice about realising the future of medicine. He was featured among the top 10 healthcare voices on LinkedIn and has over a hundred thousand followers across his channels.
He also teaches medical students and professionals at Semmelweis University, a leading European medical school and gives masterclasses about disruptive health technology at events such as Stanford Medicine X and Doctors 2.0 And You.
Finally, Bertalan is the founder of Webicina.com, which helps patients and physicians find hand-picked medical news and advice they can trust, for free.
Watch Bertalan in action
Doctors 2.0 & You
Having invited him to keynote six times at Doctors 2.0 & You, I can truly say that it is a pleasure to work with him. Dr. Mesko lives and breathes his topics about the future of medicine, he always prepares, and the audience loves him.'
Radboudumc REshape Center
'Dr. Mesko is a well skilled speaker who has the rare gift of sharing his view on the future of healthcare with a realistic approach, making things tangible with examples, and combining trends into vision and challenges into suggestions for action.'
Stratford Medicine X
'Dr. Bertalan Mesko has captivated audiences at Stanford Medicine X for years. His expertise, combined with his ability to articulate his vision for a diverse audience has made him the ideal speaker for bringing together all healthcare stakeholders.'
Bertalan's speaking topics
Healthcare needs a trip to Mars
In this keynote, Healthcare needs a trip to Mars, Bertalan argue that we need to create a healthcare system that would even keep an astronaut on Mars alive. We need to use our digital health technologies to make patients the point of care, to let them access their own data, to involve augmented algorithms to help make decisions on the go. That’s the only way that we can bring healthcare into the 21st century.
Science fiction in healthcare
See what it feels like to meet science fiction in your life and learn to predict which technologies will shape your industry through one simple habit: asking the what if question.
How to be a hero to save healthcare
Digital health is the cultural transformation that brings healthcare to the 21st century. Why don’t you take charge and become the hero to make it happen?
Your A.I. prescription
It is high time to describe how artificial intelligence will impact medicine and healthcare; why this change is inevitable and what we should do to prepare for working and living with it. This narrative aims to transform uncertainties regarding A.I. into a productive exchange of knowledge between humans and machines. A real deep dive.
Healthcare after COVID
Coronavirus has shattered our world and changed nearly all aspects of our lives. Life will never be the same after COVID-19. Healthcare has also been changed forever. Digital health products have played an important role in the COVID-19 response.
Technologies and concepts from telemedicine through A.I. monitoring to network medicine, all came together in an attempt to try to know, understand and forecast the virus.