What if we DO stop ageing? Q+A session - Impact on society - future pharmaceutical industry, health care - keynote - VIDEO

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Patrick Dixon, YouTube Futurist Keynote Speaker - Recent Futurist YouTube Videos - Keynote Speaker

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What if people stop getting old - or we slow down the ageing process as in animals. Impact on society, employment / unemployment, government budgets, cost of caring for the elderly sick, impact on life insurance and pension fund deficits. Future of pharmaceutical industry and health care: drug development, pricing, patent life, patent expiry, generic manufacturers. Social contract between government, regulators, physicians, patients, consumers and wider society. Ethical issues in funding of drug development. Impact of research into negligible senescence. Keynote by conference speaker, physician and Futurist Patrick Dixon for Novo Nordisk.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gB7vFuKd96Q


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