Danielle Ofri, MD
Attending physician at Bellevue Hospital in New York City and author of “What Patients Say, What Doctors Hear”
Danielle Ofri, MD, PhD, is a physician at Bellevue Hospital, the oldest public hospital in country, and a faculty member of NYU School of Medicine. She writes about medicine and the doctor-patient connection for The New York Times, Slate magazine, and other publications. Ofri is co-founder and editor-in-chief of the Bellevue Literary Review, the first literary journal to arise from a medical setting, and the author of a collection of books about the world of medicine.
Composer, founder of Man Made Music, and author of “The Sonic Boom”
Jennifer Kovacs Silvis
Editor-in-chief, Healthcare Design magazine
Jennifer Kovacs Silvis is editor-in-chief of Healthcare Design magazine at Emerald Expositions. An award-winning journalist, Jennifer manages the day-to-day operation of the B2B magazine, which is the premier source of information and inspiration for professionals involved in the planning, design, and construction of healthcare facilities. Jennifer is a key contributor to the planning and production of the brand’s live events, including the annual Healthcare Design Expo & Conference. Additionally, she’s the editor-in-chief of Environments for Aging magazine, which focuses on the senior living design industry, and supports the annual Environments for Aging Expo & Conference. Jennifer is the former editor-in-chief of construction magazine Healthcare Building Ideas and has previously covered the hospitality and real estate industries, as well.