Jane Sarasohn-Kahn is a health economist, advisor and trend-weaver to organizations at the intersection of health+technology+people. Jane founded THINK-Health after spending a decade as a health care consultant in firms in the U.S. and Europe. Jane’s clients are all stakeholders in health, including technology, bio/life sciences, providers, plans, financial services, consumer products, and not-for-profit organizations. Jane founded the Health Populi blog in 2007, covering health policy, technology, and consumers. Jane co-founded HealthcareDIY in 2013 to link consumers to evidence-based tools and knowledge for self-healthcare.

Jane holds an MA (Economics) and MHSA (Health Policy) from University of Michigan. While Jane loves her work, she is even more passionate about family and home, Slow Food and her local CSA, art, playing with LEGOs, and living a full and balanced life. Follow Jane along with 17,700+ others on Twitter @healthythinker. See more on Jane at

Jane advises clients on strategy and new product development via environmental analysis, scenario and strategic planning, and health policy analysis. She is on the advisory boards of CanSurround, CAQH’s U.S. Health Efficiency Index, the Center for Connected Health Symposium, GE Ventures, the Health 2.0 Conference, the HIMSS mHealth Committee, Intuit’s American Tax & Financial Center, the Society for Participatory Medicine, and WEGO Health. A frequent public speaker on health economics, consumers and technology, Jane also writes for Huffington Post and for California HealthCare Foundation’s iHealthBeat.

Speaker Topics

  • Capital and Financial Planning
  • Strategic Planning
  • Future of Health Care
  • Patient Advocacy and Engagement
  • Health Care Reform
  • Consumerism and Retail Health Care
  • Information Technology and Data Analytics
  • Innovation and Change Management

Speaker Type

  • Keynote Presenter