Jenni Whalen

Jenni Whalen

    Jenni Whalen is the Executive Assistant of Editorial at Upworthy. She was previously MedTech Boston's Managing Editor and has an MS in Journalism from Boston University, as well as a BA in Psychology from Bucknell University. Whalen has written for Greatist, Boston magazine, AZ Central Healthy Living and the New England Journal of Medicine, among other places. She has also worked as a conference planner, ghost writer, researcher and content developer.

    Wanted: Fall Events & Editorial Intern

    Wanted: Fall Events & Editorial Intern »

    9 Sep, 2014
    News
    Are you trying to break into the healthcare field? Like writing about innovation, Boston and medicine? Want to play with Google Glass? Still looking for a fall internship? If you answered yes to any of those questions, you've come to the right place. We're still looking for a Fall Events & Editorial Intern, effective immediately. As our intern,…
    Patient-Centered Medical Homes: A Recipe for Success

    Patient-Centered Medical Homes: A Recipe for Success »

    Key objectives of the patient-centered medical home model. Image via Orlando Health Docs. In our scattered healthcare system, the patient-centered medical home model has risen to the surface as a way to practice primary care in a completely revolutionized way. The patient-centered medical home is a transition away from symptom and illness-based care,…
    Upcoming Events in Medical Innovation (September 7, 2014)

    Upcoming Events in Medical Innovation (September 7, 2014) »

    7 Sep, 2014
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    Massachusetts Medical Society Annual PPRC Talks: Topics in Practice Management September 09, 2014 Waltham Executing Global Clinical Trials September 10, 2014 Boston Mobile and Clinical Trials September 10, 2014 Boston Pri-Med East Annual Conference September 11, 2014 - September 14, 2014 Boston Disruptive Innovations to Advance Clinical Trials September 11, 2014 - September 12, 2014…
    Hope Springs Eternal in Primary Care, Says Peter Meyers

    Hope Springs Eternal in Primary Care, Says Peter Meyers »

    While focusing on primary care this month (because of our 2014 Primary Care Challenge live event on September 16) we came across Peter Meyers, a fourth-year medical student from the University of Minnesota. Peter is the Clinical Innovation Content Fellow at Primary Care Progress, and he just finished a MPH program focused on health policy. As we…
    7 Wearables You’ll See At Health 2.0’s Fall Conference

    7 Wearables You’ll See At Health 2.0’s Fall Conference »

    On September 21, 2014, healthcare innovators from across the country will come together in Santa Clara for four days of demos, networking, presentations and inspiration at the Health 2.0 Fall Conference. Attendees will have access to 80 speakers, 30 panels, workshops, discussion sessions and 150 product demos. We'll be there, but we got a sneak peak…
    Upcoming Events in Medical Innovation (August 29, 2014)

    Upcoming Events in Medical Innovation (August 29, 2014) »

    29 Aug, 2014
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      2014 Connected Health Summit September 04, 2014 - September 05, 2014 San Diego Massachusetts Medical Society Annual PPRC Talks: Topics in Practice Management September 09, 2014 Waltham Executing Global Clinical Trials September 10, 2014 Boston Mobile and Clinical Trials September 10, 2014 Boston Pri-Med East Annual Conference September 11, 2014 - September 14, 2014…
    New Report Predicts MedTech Sector Growth

    New Report Predicts MedTech Sector Growth »

    29 Aug, 2014
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    Photo via Pixabay. While the Pharma sector struggled during the first half of 2014, the MedTech sector came out on top, according to new reports from the Evaluate Group. "The most important turnaround for the MedTech sector comes in the form of mega-mergers and acquisitions," Elizabeth Cairns, author of the MedTech…
    PatientsLikeMe: Carlos Rodarte’s Push for Connectivity

    PatientsLikeMe: Carlos Rodarte’s Push for Connectivity »

    28 Aug, 2014
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    When Carlos Rodarte left his life sciences consulting job, he wanted to help fix the American healthcare system by making use of mobile platforms and devices. Three years later, he's on his way. Rodarte joined PatientsLikeMe in late 2010, working to build an online patient community where patients share their health data, meet other patients like…
    Google Glass in Medical Education: Tristan Gorrindo’s Perspective

    Google Glass in Medical Education: Tristan Gorrindo’s Perspective »

    27 Aug, 2014
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    Google Glass photo via KevinMD. Tristan Gorrindo is a child and adolescent psychiatrist at Massachusetts General Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. As with many medical professionals, he has big hopes for Google Glass - but says that those hopes may be a ways off when it comes…
    One Week Left: Apply to Be Our Fall Events & Editorial Intern

    One Week Left: Apply to Be Our Fall Events & Editorial Intern »

    25 Aug, 2014
    News
    Are you trying to break into the healthcare field? Like writing about innovation, Boston and medicine? Want to play with Google Glass? Still looking for a fall internship? If you answered yes to any of those questions, you've come to the right place. MedTech Boston is looking for a Fall Events & Editorial Intern. As our…

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