Sophie Chung 2017-11-09T12:11:11+00:00

Speakers at the IMTJ Summit

Speakers

Hear from the brightest and the best in medical travel

The IMTJ Medical Travel Summit 2017 is attracting some of the brightest talents in medical travel. They’ll share their knowledge, insight and experience of building a sustainable international patient business.

Dr. Sophie Chung

CEO and Founder, Junomedical, Germany

sophie_chung-squareDr. Sophie Chung is the CEO and Founder of Junomedical, a Berlin-based digital medical travel hub that is providing patients around the world access to affordable healthcare treatments.

After earning her MD degree from the Medical University of Vienna in 2008, Sophie gained firsthand experience in treating patients as a doctor in Australia and serving as Director of Healthcare Strategy at Zocdoc in New York, a healthcare technology startup focused on doctor discovery and appointment booking. She was also a Strategy Consultant for McKinsey & Company’s Healthcare Practice where she worked with government, hospital, health insurance and pharmaceutical industry clients around the world. Sophie has completed and presented academic stem cell research in areas of Cardiology and Diabetes as well as given keynote presentations on academic research and consumerism in healthcare.

Sophie first encountered the complex issues involved in providing people with access to healthcare whilst working for an NGO in Cambodia. While working in the healthcare industry, she understood that access to healthcare is not a third-world problem but a global one. Sophie founded Junomedical in 2015 to provide an additional option to patients who may have run out of options in their home country.

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