MassTLC’s 2014 Conference Recap: Transforming Healthcare Through Technology & Innovation

MassTLC’s 2014 Conference Recap: Transforming Healthcare Through Technology & Innovation »

4 Dec, 2014
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A full room at the UMass Campus Center Ballroom. All photos by James Ryan. On Wednesday, December 3, 2014, the Mass Technology Leadership Council (MassTLC), the region's leading technology association and the premier network for tech executives, entrepreneurs, investors, and policy leaders, held it's 2014 Healthcare Conference with focuses on how…
What You Missed at Boston’s Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum

What You Missed at Boston’s Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum »

26 Nov, 2014
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Suchi Saria speaks at the Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum. Photo by Aine Cryts. The ethics of using predictive analytics in medical decision making. A mobile app that captures clinical data from Parkinson’s patients. Using predictive analytics to help inform end of life decisions. These are just three of the topics…
Digital Health to the Rescue: 6 Can’t-Miss Insights from the NY eHealth Collaborative’s Digital Health Conference

Digital Health to the Rescue: 6 Can’t-Miss Insights from the NY eHealth Collaborative’s Digital Health Conference »

Dr. Eric Topol presents his keynote at the New York eHealth conference. Photo via @Colin_Hung. Digital health has helped transcend care management by engaging patients and democratizing healthcare. The New York eHealth Collaborative’s Fourth Annual Digital Health Conference convened earlier last week to understand this idea, hoping to shape changes in…

More Disruption Please! Meet Athenahealth’s Hackathon Winners »

Athenahealth promoted an integrated model of care at their hackathon. Photo by Dr. Jessica Shanahan. From November 15 to 17, 2014, engineers, entrepreneurs, physicians, nurses, public health workers, designers, scientists and business leaders gathered with one mission: driving healthcare change. Together, they spent the weekend at athenahealth's More Disruption Please hackathon, which…
MassTLC’s Healthcare Conference: A Technology Recipe for Healthcare Success

MassTLC’s Healthcare Conference: A Technology Recipe for Healthcare Success »

We have healthcare conferences galore in this city, but here's one more that you'll definitely want to mark on your calendar: the Mass Technology Leadership Council's Healthcare Conference, which meets on December 3, 2014. The event will bring together payers, providers, patients and technologists, as per usual. But the speakers will also dive deep into technology innovations…
Patient Advocacy Takes the Stage at MassBio’s Inaugural Summit

Patient Advocacy Takes the Stage at MassBio’s Inaugural Summit »

20 Nov, 2014
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David Meeker moderates a panel at MassBio's Patient Advocacy Summit. Photo by Sean Browne/Sean Browne Photography. The first annual Massachusetts Biotechnology Council (MassBio) Patient Advocacy Summit was held on Monday, November 10, 2014 at the Genzyme Center in Cambridge. The sold-out Summit, titled “Live & Breathe: Building a Patient-Centered Biotech,” featured…
The $300 Billion Problem: Medication Adherence

The $300 Billion Problem: Medication Adherence »

20 Nov, 2014
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Photo by Abram Guerra More than forty professionals from the healthcare and startup communities met on November 11, 2014 at the Pegasystems headquarters in Cambridge, Mass. The event, organized by Health Innovators, focused on the $300 billion problem of medication adherence. The audience was made up primarily of technology vendors and service…
4 Exciting Ideas We Heard at TEDx Beacon Street

4 Exciting Ideas We Heard at TEDx Beacon Street »

19 Nov, 2014
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Nancy Oriol, HMS Dean for Students, receives a standing ovation at TEDx Beacon Street. Photo via @CRICOtweet. This past weekend we attended TEDx Beacon Street. While there, we heard a lot about innovation and medical technology (which, as you know, we love). Here are some of our takeaways from Sunday’s talks: 1. The 3-D Printing Revolution…
MGH/Samsung Mobile Healthcare Hackathon: Meet the Winners

MGH/Samsung Mobile Healthcare Hackathon: Meet the Winners »

MedTech Boston Editor-in-chief Jennifer Joe mentored hackathon participants at the event. Photos by Jim Ryan. Samsung has landed in Boston. Samsung is making a big push into healthcare, putting their money and resources where their mouth is. Not only did they put up $6000 in prize money and give free Samsung Gear S…
Five Lessons from the Ether Dome

Five Lessons from the Ether Dome »

18 Nov, 2014
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Tom Patterson, Nile Hawver, Greg Balla, Lee Sellars (seated), Richmond Hoxie, and Bill Kux in Elizabeth Egloff's provocative medical thriller ETHER DOME directed by Michael Wilson, playing Oct. 17 - Nov. 23, 2014 at the South End Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA. Photo by Paul Marotta. Ether Dome, a play written…

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