ABOUT

Dr. Rourke Yeakley is an innovation expert, emergency medicine physician and founder of Precision EM. He has extensive experience as a chief innovation officer and innovation consultant while still practicing medicine.  He holds faculty positions at Idaho College of Medicine and the University of Washington School of Medicine.  Dr. Yeakley has been awarded multiple US and foreign patents.

 

VISION

Matching new innovations to patient care needs. This includes consultations from start-ups to large cap companies

Firsts

Healthcare's first international lecture on precision medicine in acute care transport medicine

Healthcare's first international lecture on biologics in acute care transport medicine

Healthcare's first international lecture on artificial intelligence in acute care transport medicine

Winner, Medical Director, 2019 "AAMS Neonatal and Pediatric Transport Award of Excellence"

Winner, Emergency Medicine of Idaho "2014 Physician of the Year"

Winner, Cornell University "HEROES Award" 2021

CONFERENCES

  • Past conference speaking engagements:

    • "Reimagined Acute Care", Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine; Grand Rounds, February 5, 2021

    • "Next-gen patient care: leveraging AI and big data", HIMSS 2019, February 14, 2019

    • Keynote Chair, 3rd Annual Precision Medicine: Beyond the Genome for Insights into New Treatments; Triconference February 12, 2018

    • "Implementing Precision Medicine in acute care and primary care providers", Triconference February 12, 2018

    • "Precision Medicine and the Future of Air Medical Transport", AMTC October 16, 2017

    • Entrepreneurship at Cornell Celebration, Cornell University April 28, 2017

    • "Precision Medicine 101", March 8, 2017​

    • "How could artificial intelligence benefit emergency medicine?" AI MED North America, December 13, 2018

    • "Biologics and Air Medical Transport", AMTC October 21, 2018