Alex Cahana - Genesis Block
Dr. Cahana is Head of Healthcare and Blockchain Consulting at Genesis Block. With over 25 years of experience in clinical medicine Dr. Cahana consults multiple national and international private and public companies, start-ups and healthcare organizations on blockchain technology, digiceutical integration and healthcare redesign.
He works with State and Federal agencies on policies and is a Subject Matter Expert for the Department of Defense, the Veterans Health Administration, the NFL Players Association, the Institute for First Responder Wellness and Bastyr University.
After serving as Professor and Chief of the Division of Pain Medicine at the University of Washington, Dr. Cahana is an Affiliate Professor in Science, Technology and Health Studies, and has published over one hundred articles.
He is a decorated Officer of the Israeli Defense Forces and received multiple awards, among them — the American Pain Society Center of Excellence; Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) Best Practice; the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Innovation Health Care award; and the University of Washington President’s medal for remarkable leadership, social impact and public service.