Course overview

The Future of Technology in Healthcare

During this course, faculty will review technology's role in the future of healthcare by drawing on current evidence and technology trends pertaining to personalized medicine, as well as exploring Larry Smarr's journey of building a supercomputer to track his own health.

Michael Kurisu, DO

 Conference Series

AIHM 2019 Annual Conference

 Required Lessons


 Time to Complete

1 hour

 Non-CME Eligible*

0 Credits

What you will learn

  • Course Summary

  • Delve into the how the future patient will be empowered, engaged and educated due to the access and ability to own their own personalized healthcare data.  Case studies will demonstrate how technology, such as MRI and imaging, has helped validate osteopathic findings for this clinician.  Further explore Larry Smarr's journey of building a supercomputer to track his own health and how that led to the his co-planning his own surgery with his surgical team.

    Multi-omics data collection, integration of longitudinal deep datasets for Precision Patient Care, as well as the ability for patients to visualize their own health data will be the future of empowered health.
    By the end of this course, learners will be able to:

    • Identify current and emerging health / genomic technology advances.
    • Describe how these technology advances influence patient-centered primary care.
    • Review how that technology is influencing and changing the personalized medicine model.

Course includes:

  • Video recording
  • Downloadable audio
  • Speaker handout(s)
  • 1 Quiz
  • 1 Evaluation
  • Certificate of Completion

Included in this course

Course Faculty

Michael Kurisu, DO

Faculty Disclosures: This speaker has no relevant relationships with commercial interests to disclose.
About Michael
Dr. Michael Kurisu, D.O. is an Osteopathic physician with extensive training in an array of hands-on techniques for the diagnosis and treatment of many different chronic disease states. The internal capacity to heal is the cornerstone of Dr. Kurisu’s approach to medicine. He has received extensive training in both the alternative health field as well as conventional allopathic medicine allowing him to integrate all aspects of health as it pertains to each patient. Dr. Kurisu is a board certified in Family Medicine. He completed his training at UCSD and has since developed an Integrative Primary Care practice that is based upon the humanistic model of creating a ‘Patient Centered Medical Home’ as established through the Joint Principles of the Primary Care Collaborative. Dr. Kurisu is also board certified in Holistic and Integrative Medicine. He is on the Executive Committee for the Center for Integrative Medicine at UCSD, guest faculty at Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, consulting Integrative physician at the San Diego Cancer Center as well as Sharp Memorial Medical Center. 

*CME/CEU Credits

The CME for this course has expired, however you will continue to have access to your purchased content. 

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This course is self-paced with no set beginning or end date. You may complete this course on your own schedule and pace. Enrolling in and purchasing this course grants you access to its contents in perpetuity.