Cota To Present The Cota Nodal Address™ System At "Launch Pad: Pathways To Cancer InnoVAtion" Event Hosted By The Department Of Veterans Affairs And The Prostate Cancer Foundation In Support Of The White House Moonshot Cancer Initiative
WASHINGTON, Nov. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Andrew Pecora, the Founder & Executive Chairman of Cota, the leading data and technology platform for precision medicine, will present the Cota Nodal Address™ (CNA) System today in Washington, DC as a featured speaker at the "Launch Pad: Pathways to Cancer InnoVAtion" event co-hosted by the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Prostate Cancer Foundation. Dr. Pecora's talk, entitled "The Cota Nodal Address™ (CNA) System: Digitally classifying every patient's disease" will introduce a group of world-class oncology experts to Cota's innovative approach to making patient data useful for healthcare decision-making. Additionally, Dr. Pecora will participate in an invitation-only CEO roundtable event prior to the start of the main sessions, and Cota will conduct a live demonstration of its technology platform during the evening reception.
"The Department of Veterans Affairs is the largest integrated health system in the United States, and a major influence in both oncology and healthcare advancement ," said Dr. Pecora. "We are excited to be able to share how the CNA System and its implementation within Cota's technology can both help improve the lives of our nation's veterans as well as support the White House Moonshot Cancer Initiative by enabling healthcare professionals to deliver precision medicine at scale." The CNA System is a unique, patented method for classifying all patient factors, their diseases, and intended therapies into a digital code that embodies all relevant clinical factors. It ensures that all patients who are medically identical are given the same Cota Nodal Address™, and should thus have similar treatments and outcomes.