MassChallenge Digital Health Accelerator, HealthCare Angel Funding Up, Unregulated Health Apps and More….

MassChallenge Digital Health Accelerator, HealthCare Angel Funding Up, Unregulated Health Apps and More…. »

11 Mar, 2016
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The Friday Roundup: Digital Health Hype, Dana-Farber’s New CEO, Boston’s Health-Tech Wages Jump and More…

The Friday Roundup: Digital Health Hype, Dana-Farber’s New CEO, Boston’s Health-Tech Wages Jump and More… »

4 Mar, 2016
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MIT Alum Develops Sensor to Help Athletes Monitor Hard Hits

MIT Alum Develops Sensor to Help Athletes Monitor Hard Hits »

Ben Harvatine has developed the Jolt Sensor, a device that monitors hard hits on the field and helps athletes make informed decisions about returning to play.

Fever Finder Named Winner of the Global Cancer Innovation Hackathon at MGH

Fever Finder Named Winner of the Global Cancer Innovation Hackathon at MGH »

Fever Finder developed a simple and cost effective way for nurses in understaffed pediatric oncology wards to easily monitor patients for fevers, a common symptom of sepsis.

HBS Precision Trials Challenge: Submit For Your Chance To Win $50,000

HBS Precision Trials Challenge: Submit For Your Chance To Win $50,000 »

27 Feb, 2016
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The Health Care Initiative at Harvard Business School wants ideas on how to bring diagnostics and therapies to market faster by reinventing the clinical trials process. Are you up for the challenge?

Judges Unanimously Vote WatchRx Winner of the Boston Scientific Connected Patient Challenge

Judges Unanimously Vote WatchRx Winner of the Boston Scientific Connected Patient Challenge »

WatchRx is an all-in-one device dedicated to helping seniors age at home safely by combining a medication management system with a personal emergency response system (PERS) in one easy-to-use wearable.

A New Weapon in the Battle Against Cancer

A New Weapon in the Battle Against Cancer »

A new Cambridge-based company hopes to leverage the body's inter-cellular deliver system for cancer diagnosis and treatment.

How MD Anderson Plans to Democratize Specialists’ Expertise

How MD Anderson Plans to Democratize Specialists’ Expertise »

With the help of IBM’s Watson Health, the Oncology Expert Advisor is leveraging clinicians’ knowledge, connected analytics, telemedicine and cognitive computing to reimagine a distributed healthcare system.

With Help from Hollywood, BCH Program Revamps Surgical Trainers

With Help from Hollywood, BCH Program Revamps Surgical Trainers »

But this isn’t the first time the hospital’s SIMPeds program has pioneered patient simulation–and likely won’t be the last.

From Daily Doubles to Doctors’ Sides

From Daily Doubles to Doctors’ Sides »

In the current era of Big Data, the challenge of consuming and analyzing an unprecedented amount of medical information regularly confronts physicians. Watson Health, IBM’s cognitive computing platform, is here to help.

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