Rafael J. Grossmann, MD, FACS

Surgeon, TEDx+Keynote Speaker, Google Glass Explorer, Singularity U Alumnus

Dr. Rafael Grossmann is a General, Trauma, Advanced Laparoscopic and Robotic surgeon.

His passion is about the intersection of Innovation Technology and Healthcare. He is an avid blogger (Rgrosssz.com) and Healthcare Social Media user (Twitter @ZGJR). As a FutureMed/ Singularity University alumnus, his passion is about the intersection of Innovation Technology and Healthcare.

He is one of the few Google Glass Explorers in the world, and was the FIRST Doctor to ever use Google Glass during live surgery (Google Glass In The Operating Room! http://t.co/bMR64jVCTQ)

Being a Healthcare Futurist and a telemedicine - mHeath innovator, he is a strong believer on the power of technology to better connect providers and patients. He is convinced that Innovation in Healthcare Technology along with the current developments in mobile and wearable platforms will exponentially improve healthcare connectivity, communication and data management, and result in a more efficient, intuitive, less expensive and ultimately better patient care.