We attended the 35th annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference 2017 from January 9th to 12th in San Francisco.
Our general impression from the conference is that fundamentals for the healthcare sector remain robust. Most companies expressed confidence in their future business perspectives. Yet the broader market volatility somewhat overshadowed the positive tone. One big topic across all presentations was the need to reduce system wide healthcare costs.
Did you know that clinical care is estimated to affect only 20% of our health well-being?
The conflict in the Ukraine is the first war in a fully interconnected world, wired more closely than ever before by trade, supply chains and financial markets. As such, while the drama is occurring within Ukraine’s frontiers, the consequences of Putin’s “special military operation” are being felt across the globe.