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Released: November 12, 2013

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Federal Communications Commission

News Media Information 202 / 418-0500

445 12th Street, S.W.

Internet: http://www.fcc.gov

Washington, D. C. 20554

TTY: 1-888-835-5322

This is an unofficial announcement of Commission action. Release of the full text of a Commission order constitutes official action.
See MCI v. FCC. 515 F 2d 385 (D.C. Circ 1974).

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
NEWS MEDIA CONTACT:
November 12, 2013
Michael Snyder, 202-418-0997
E-mail: michael.snyder@fcc.gov

FCC ANNOUNCES M-HEALTH INNOVATION EXPO

Washington, D.C. – The innovative use of mobile communications devices to improve health
care will be the subject of a public event hosted by the Federal Communications Commission’s
Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau on Dec. 6.
The FCC mHealth Innovation Expo will bring together innovators and federal agencies to
showcase mobile health products and solutions and provide resources for mobile health pioneers
and entrepreneurs. The FCC is committed to accelerating the adoption of mobile healthcare
technologies to improve health outcomes, lower healthcare costs, and improve health and
healthcare for all Americans.
The FCC encourages consumers, healthcare technology developers, members of the media and
others interested in mobile health technologies to attend. The Expo is free and open to the public.
Details are as follows:
 FCC mHealth Innovation Expo
 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., Fri. Dec. 6, 2013
 FCC Commission Meeting Room, 445 12th St., SW, Washington, D.C. 20054
An agenda will be published soon.
The closest Metro stops to the FCC’s headquarters are the Smithsonian and the L’Enfant Plaza
stops. There is also a public parking garage adjacent to the main entrance of the FCC on 12th
Street. Please bring a government-issued identification to go through Security.
Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities are available upon request. Please
include a description of the accommodation needed. Individuals making such requests must
include their contact information should FCC staff need to contact them for more information.
Requests should be made as early as possible. Please send an e-mail to fcc504@fcc.gov or call
the Consumer & Governmental Affairs Bureau: 202.418.0530 (voice), 202.418.0432 (TTY).
Pre-registration is highly recommended for those who wish to attend the Expo. To pre-register
for this event, please e-mail fcchealthexpo@fcc.gov.

For additional information about this event, please contact Anthony Butler by e-mail
Anthony.Butler@fcc.gov or by phone at 202.418.2372; or Celeste McCray by e-mail
Celeste.McCray@fcc.gov or by phone at 202.418.2117.
News and other information about the FCC is available at http://www.fcc.gov
-FCC-

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