Nurse; Economist; EntrepreNURSE in Residence, Radboud University Medical Center
Shawna Butler is a nurse, economist, and tech enthusiast. She’s the “entreprenurse” in residence at Radboud University Medical Center in the Netherlands and a faculty member of Singularity University’s Exponential Medicine program, working with teams on integrating robotics, 3D printing, drones, AI, blended reality, voice recognition, digital humans, big data, and sensors into health solutions and lifestyles. Butler is the energy behind the EntrepreNURSE movement, dedicated to activating nurses in health-transformation agendas as discovery engines, inventors, collaborators, scale agents, and policy shapers. With both an MBA and a nursing degree, she has been on the Cancer XPRIZE team, an associate for Ibex Group, and a producer and curator for TEDxAustin, among other roles.