BLUE BELL, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Halfpenny Technologies announced today they will be presenting the annual G2 Lab & Diagnostic Innovation Award at the upcoming Lab Institute Conference being held October 15-17th 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Washington D.C. on Capitol Hill.
We are proud to be the presenter of this special award at one of the premier industry national conferences. This award recognizes forward-thinking innovators for next generation of diagnostic tools to help continue the advances in laboratory sciences. We will be recognizing the achievements of - Jack Andraka.
"G2's new Lab Innovation award was created to spotlight and celebrate the individuals and organizations who are defining the future of diagnostic medicine, today. From cutting-edge technologies that have the potential to transform the way lab testing is performed to novel business models that seize upon the industry's changing incentive structure, the innovations this award will recognize are sure to engender interest and spark debate at our annual Lab Institute," said G2’s Managing Director, Stephanie Murg.
“Jack is only 17 years old but already has made much advancement in the detection of pancreatic cancer. Not only is he addressing the issue from a scientific aspect but due to the aggressive nature of this type of cancer, he is developing methodologies that are more accessible, inexpensive and accurate than currently available,” said Tim Kowalski, CEO of Halfpenny Technologies.
The presentation will be held on Friday, October 17th at 9:30 a.m. in the Main Ball Room of the Hyatt Regency.
About Halfpenny Technologies
Halfpenny Technologies Inc. provides clinical labs, hospitals, health plans, pharmaceutical companies, ACO’s, HIE’s and EHR vendors with a cloud based, intelligent clinical data exchange platform. Our platform is used to expand physician outreach, optimize care coordination, populate clinical data warehouses and enhance data analytics. For more information please visit: www.halfpenny.com
About Lab Institute
With over 500 thought leaders and hundreds of critical topics dissected over the past 30+ years, Lab Institute remains one of the longest-running healthcare conferences in the nation’s capital. Since 1983, professionals in the healthcare industry, and more specifically the laboratory industry, annually attend what is widely known as the premier learning event that defines market excellence and success. From effectively navigating legislative changes and planning for the future to growing profitability to leveraging emerging technologies — Lab Institute promises balanced intelligence and insights on major policy and business issues affecting the lab and pathology sectors. In addition, Lab Institute is a unique platform for networking among laboratory, pathology and health system constituencies nationwide. www.labinstitute.com