The OR of the future: How Industry experts are making it a reality

Thursday, April 27th, 2023 | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CT

Technology advances, labor and supply chain shortages, and increasing pressures to perform procedures outside of acute care settings are fueling an evolution of operating rooms. Hospitals are recognizing the need to make ORs smarter and more efficient in response to these never-ending challenges and opportunities.   

During this webinar, a physician leader from Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia and a Products Director from Cardinal Health will share their thoughts on the current state of the operating room and how the hospital and leading healthcare companies are preparing for the future.

Learning points:
  • COVID-19 pandemic challenges & lasting impacts
  • Procedural volumes shifts
  • Technology changes in the OR
  • Robotics
  • 3-D Printing


Joel Colyer

Joel Colyer, Global Portfolio Director, Surgical Drapes &

Gowns/Fluid Management, Cardinal Health

Javad Parvizi, MD

Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS. Professor of Orthopedic

Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Rothman Institute at Thomas Jefferson University