Self Care Catalysts Selected to Present at Cavendish Global Health Impact Forum

May 1, 2015

Forum uniquely brings together leading family offices and their foundations seeking impact investment, grant-giving, and philanthropy opportunities within health and life sciences

Toronto ON, May 1, 2015 — Self Care Catalysts, an emerging health solutions provider powered by patient intelligence and analytics announced today it has been selected to present at the Cavendish Global Health Impact Forum taking place May 10th to May 14th in La Jolla, California.

The purpose of the Forum is to help family offices and foundations develop and implement their individual pro-social impact investing, grant-giving, and philanthropy programs within health and the life sciences.  To accomplish this mission, the Forum showcases presentations and panel discussions by leading research institutions, accomplished healthcare delivery professionals, health-policy experts and private-sector companies engaged in developing innovations with the potential for transformational impact on disease prevention, diagnosis and treatment.  A unique gathering of leading family offices, Cavendish Impact Forums are hosted by leading institutions around the world and take place three times each year.  The next Forum is being co-hosted by the community of La Jolla, California including The University of California San Diego, The J. Craig Venter Institute, The Scripps Research Institute, The Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, The Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine, and The Institute of the Americas.

Michael Moffat, Cavendish co-founder and Chief Executive Officer explains, “The theme of our La Jolla, California Forum is a ‘Celebration of Philanthropy, Impact Investing and Innovation that is Changing the World.’  With the help of our expert advisors, we conduct a global search of research institutions and private-sector companies in order to identify organizations that meet the required standard of excellence. Self Care Catalysts’ technology advancements in the field of patient self-care through patient intelligence and informatics will help the entire healthcare industry better its understanding chronic disease, advance patient engagement strategies, and improve health outcomes.

“We are honored to be selected to present at this unique event, and to be recognized for our advancements in the field of patient informatics and intelligence,” said Grace Soyao, founder and CEO, Self Care Catalysts. “We very much look forward to the opportunity to interact with many of world’s most accomplished scientists, thought-leaders and generous philanthropic individuals and families who are all dedicated to the common cause of improving the health and lives of people around the world.”

Cavendish Global consists of leading family offices and foundations from around the world with combined assets of over $190 billion who share a passion for pro-social endeavors within health and the life sciences. The Cavendish Global Health Impact Forum provides family offices with a discrete, peer-to-peer knowledge expansion and relationship building environment, combined with the information and educational resources required by foundations actively seeking to accelerate technological innovation and health access through sustainable philanthropy, grant-making and impact investing.  The Forum is also an opportunity for family offices to champion and share information on projects and organizations, which they are passionate about with other family offices from around the world.

 

About Self Care Catalysts

Self Care Catalysts is a patient solutions, intelligence and analytics company that enables healthcare innovation. We are committed to advocating for patients and consumers when it comes to healthcare decisions. Our belief is that when patients are informed, respected, and engaged, they make better choices. Better choices mean better health outcomes. Our mission is to build innovative, patient-centered, and technology-driven self-care solutions that complement medical modalities that will enable patients to continue managing their care outside of the clinical setting, with or without the support of healthcare professionals.  For more information visit us on the web at www.selfcarecatalysts.com

 

About Cavendish Global

Cavendish Global provides family offices and their foundations with a discrete, peer-to-peer knowledge expansion and relationship building environment, combined with the innovative resources required to help develop and implement their individual pro-social impact investment and philanthropy programs within health and the life sciences. Cavendish Global provides family offices with a number of innovative resources, which includes Cavendish Impact Forums.  A unique gathering of leading family offices, Cavendish Impact Forums take place three times each year; the next Forum is being co-hosted at leading research institutions of the community of La Jolla, California including The University of California San Diego, The J. Craig Venter Institute, The Scripps Research Institute, The Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, The Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine, and The Institute of the Americas. For more information: http://cavendishglobal.com

 

For Further Information Contact:

 

Alex Charlton

President, Cavendish Global

alex.charlton@cavendishglobal.com

Tel: +1-917-576-1435

 

Ellyn Winters-Robinson

Ignition Inc. (PR for Self Care Catalysts)

ellyn@ignition.ca

Tel: +519-574-2196