Distance Learning

Digital Therapeutics: Emerging Legal, Regulatory, and Ethical Issues

Time: 2:00-3:30 PM Eastern (90 minutes)
Session Format: Live Webinar
CLE Credit Available:  Yes

Topic: Evidence-based digital therapeutics promise to improve health care quality, outcomes, and value through the use of advanced technology and data-driven interventions.

This session will cover the following:

  • Evolving business models for digital therapeutics companies (and associated legal/regulatory issues)
    • direct-to-consumer
    • Digital providers
    • partnerships/business arrangements (several examples of partnerships/business arrangements between big pharma, big data, payors, and startups)
  • Areas of Medicine Best Positioned for Digital Therapeutics
    • chronic diseases/behavioral
    • high-data/multifactorial diagnoses
    • other
  • Key legal/regulatory issues for digital therapeutics companies (FDA, FTC, privacy and security, fraud and abuse, and reimbursement)
  • Physician/Provider Use of Digital Therapeutics (and associated legal/regulatory issues)
    • standard of care
    • agreements between physicians/providers and digital therapeutics companies
  • Digital therapeutic providers supplying healthcare: contracting, status, obligations, risks
  • The Future of Digital Therapeutics
    • emerging legal/regulatory and ethical issues (and some predictions)

Level of Difficulty: Advanced

Listen With a Colleague Registration

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Content Lead:

  • Life Sciences Practice Group

Ryan Johnson


Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
Minneapolis, MN

Lucia Savage

Chief Privacy & Regulatory Officer

Omada Health

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