- Dr. Peter W. Vaughan, CM, CD, MA, MD, MPH, ICD.D, Chairman of the Board of Directors at WellteQ Digital Health Inc. (CSE: WTEQ) (OTCQB: WTEQF) has been appointed to the Order of Canada.
- Recognised by the Governor General of Canada "for his contributions to Canada's health care system, and for his pioneering leadership in the establishment and advancement of digital health"
- Digital Health market size projected at nearly 25% CAGR from 2019 to become a US$660 billion industry by 2025 (Statistica Research - July 2021)
WellteQ Digital Health Inc. (CSE: WTEQ) (OTCBB: WTEQF), (the "Company" or "Wellteq"), which supplies digital health and wellness solutions to customers in 12 languages across 30 countries is pleased to announce the Company's Chairman, Dr Peter Vaughan, has been appointed to the Order of Canada by the Governor General of Canada.
The Governor General cited the appointment of Dr Vaughan "for his contributions to Canada's health care system, and for his pioneering leadership in the establishment and advancement of digital health".
In 2019, the global digital health market was worth an estimated 175 billion U.S. dollars. With an expected CAGR of almost 25 percent from 2019 to 2025, the digital health market should reach nearly US$660 billion by 2025, according to Statistica Research, 26 July 20211.
Dr Vaughan, who's career spans medicine, public healthcare, academia and multiple Board and Executive positions is recognized for his tenacious evangelism of healthcare modernization. Dr Vaughan was appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors for Wellteq just prior to the Company's listing on the Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE) in March 2021 and continues to lead the Company's execution to modernize healthcare delivery through the deployment of the Wellteq platform.
For more information about the Order of Canada, the Governor General of Canada or the other appointees refer to the website of The Governor General of Canada2.
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