Eric Topol

Eric J. Topol, M.D., is an American cardiologist, geneticist, and researcher. Much of Topol's career was spent at the Cleveland Clinic, where he served as chairman of cardiovascular medicine and founded the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine.

A lot of the diagnosis and monitoring functions will be done through little devices— smartphones— by the patient with computer assistance. So it’s a real big change in the model of how we render healthcare.