Partners

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ResMed changes lives with award-winning medical devices and cutting-edge cloud-based software applications that better diagnose, treat and manage sleep apnea, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and other chronic diseases. ResMed is a global leader in connected care, with more than 1 million patients remotely monitored every day. Our 5,000-strong team is committed to creating the world’s best tech-driven medical device company – improving quality of life, reducing the impact of chronic disease, and saving health care costs in more than 100 countries.

Dr. Mehmet Oz

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Mehmet Oz, MD is known as America’s Doctor and is the multiple Emmy Award-winning host of the internationally syndicated The Dr. Oz Show.  He also partnered with Hearst in the top ten newsstand selling magazine “Dr. Oz: The Good Life”.  He has written six New York Times best-selling books including “YOU: The Owner’s Manual” and the rest of the titles in the popular “YOU” book series.  He has a daily syndicated column in over 100 U.S. Markets and  an on-air commitment with iHeart radio.  He is a professor of surgery at Columbia University where he still performs cardiothoracic surgery and holds several patents in medical devices.  He has been voted one of the 100 most influential people by TIME magazine.


OUR EXPERTS

Dr. Mehmet Oz

Dr. Oz has won seven Daytime Emmy® Awards for
“The Dr. Oz Show”, is the founding editor of “The Good Life Magazine” and is Professor of Surgery at Columbia University.

His research interests include heart replacement surgery, minimally invasive surgery, alternative medicine and health care policy.

He has authored over 400 original publications, book chapters, and medical books, and has received numerous patents.

Dr. Michael Breus

Michael J. Breus, Ph.D., is a Clinical Psychologist and both a Diplomate of the American Board of Sleep Medicine and a Fellow of The American Academy of Sleep Medicine. He is one of only 163 psychologists in the world with his credentials and distinction.

He has been in practice for 17 years treating sleep disorders and continues to see private clients today. He was the WebMD Sleep Expert for 15 years and one of the first "sleep bloggers" on Huffington Post. Dr. Breus is on the clinical advisory board of The Dr. Oz Show and is a regular contributor on the show having appeared over 30 times.

Dr. Adam Benjafield

Dr. Adam Benjafield is the Vice President of Medical Affairs and Medical Director-Americas at ResMed.

He has led over 150 clinical studies ranging from product development to support regulatory approvals and scientifically demonstrating the benefits of new technologies through to multi-centre international randomized controlled trials.


PRIZE SPONSOR

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Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas operates 10 resorts and 28 spas in 19 countries under the brand names Six Senses, Evason and Six Senses Spas. Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas operates resorts in far-flung locations of incredible natural beauty known for their distinctive and diverse design personalities. Each of the 10 resort properties is supported by a leadership commitment to community, sustainability, wellness and design. Six Senses Hotel Resorts Spas which share the same vision and values found at their award-winning resorts will premiere in urban locations in 2019.