Emily McNeiece

Emily McNeiece

    Emily NcNeiece, a sophomore Publishing major at Emerson College, brings to MedTech a lifelong passion for the written word. As a current editor for Emerson’s Generic and Atlas magazines, and a reader for The Emerson Review, Emily loves engaging through text with the world around her. In her spare time, she enjoys cross-country running, short story writing, and watching just a bit too much TV.

    Overcoming Medical Discrimination Against Transgender Patients in Healthcare

    Overcoming Medical Discrimination Against Transgender Patients in Healthcare »

    11 Jun, 2018
    Uncategorized

    Statistics say that many providers do not possess the diversity training or knowledge necessary to provide adequate care to transgender patients. Susan Boisvert, senior risk specialist at Coverys, hopes to change the numbers

    The Fight to Overcome Disparities and Discrimination in LGBTQ Healthcare

    The Fight to Overcome Disparities and Discrimination in LGBTQ Healthcare »

    11 May, 2018
    Uncategorized

    The Transforming Healthcare conference seeks to eliminate the prejudice LGBTQ patients often face when seeking medical care.

    Communication, Creativity, and Connected Health: The 2018 MIT Grand Hack

    Communication, Creativity, and Connected Health: The 2018 MIT Grand Hack »

    27 Apr, 2018
    Events

    From Friday, April 13th to Sunday April 15th, over 300 attendees gathered for one of the most anticipated events in the Greater Boston healthcare community: MIT Hacking Medicine’s fifth annual Grand Hack.

    How One Company’s Digital Prescription App Will Change Mental Illness Therapy

    How One Company’s Digital Prescription App Will Change Mental Illness Therapy »

    23 Apr, 2018
    Uncategorized

    Right now, mental illness is a widespread problem in the U.S. Pear Therapeutics, a Boston-based digital prescription company, plans to solve it—with smartphone apps.

    Telehealth and AI: The Future of Diagnosis

    Telehealth and AI: The Future of Diagnosis »

    22 Feb, 2018
    CompaniesNews

    Often, health conditions are left untreated or misdiagnosed as a result of a patient’s limited access to well-trained medical professionals in their area. InfiniteMD, a Cambridge-based healthcare startup, looks to solve this problem.

    Want to Fight Against Heart Disease? Wear This Bra

    Want to Fight Against Heart Disease? Wear This Bra »

    26 Jan, 2018
    CompaniesNews

    Each year, approximately 432,000 women die from heart disease. Women, however, only make up 25% of the participant pool in clinical trials based around heart research. The “Bloomer Bra” seeks to reshape the way research data is collected in cardiology.

    ACC’s Roadmap to Innovation Health Policy Seeks to Revolutionize Healthcare

    ACC’s Roadmap to Innovation Health Policy Seeks to Revolutionize Healthcare »

    24 Jan, 2018
    News

    How can practitioners hope to integrate, fund, and evaluate the constantly-evolving healthcare landscape into clinical practices? The ACC has an answer. Following the association’s first annual Healthcare Innovation Statement in 2016, members created the 2017 Roadmap for Innovation in November. The statement identifies three primary fields of focus: Digital Health, Big Data, and Precision Health.

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