Dr. Fombu is an internationally recognized authority on the convergence of digital technologies and healthcare. He is an award winning and best-selling author, physician, Keynote speaker, investor, entrepreneur and medical futurist with over 10 years combined experience in clinical medicine, drug development, medical affairs, digital medicine, business development and licensing, research, pragmatic trials and product life cycle management strategy in the biopharmaceutical industry and private equity.
His current focus is on how digital technologies can be leveraged to better measure healthcare related products’ real-world effectiveness and value, and also to design more comprehensive disease management systems in partnership with digital health startups, health systems, payers and providers.
As a healthcare futurist and 2017 winner of the prestigious New York City Health Business Leaders Boldest Digital Health Influencer Award, Dr. Fombu is a champion and advocate for value-based healthcare, personalized medicine, mhealth, nanotechnology, big data, artificial intelligence, machine learning and digital medicine. He serves as an external advisory board member at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s MIT.nano project.