On Wednesday evening at Google’s offices in Cambridge, the finalists of Medtech Boston’s Google Glass Challenge had the chance to participate in a “pitch-off,” demonstrating their ideas for using Google Glass in the medical setting.
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Raising capital for a start-up venture, mitigating risk in a high-risky industry, and fostering innovation within a highly-regulated environment: these were just a few of the topics on the table at the April 2 XX in Health “Salon Series,” hosted by Ova Science.
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Xconomy hosted an evening of thought-provoking discussion at the Microsoft Campus in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The theme of the panel was “Mobile Madness – The next disruptors.”
Live from the Boston Children’s Hospital Innovator’s Forum: One hour of demos, ideas and opportunity »
During Friday’s lunch hour, innovators swarmed the Ender’s Building of Boston Children’s Hospital, offering demonstrations of medical devices, data solutions and wearable technologies.
Technology is supposed to help physicians improve care of the patient. And yet, many physicians feel that the onslaught of procedure codes and electronic medical record note-taking has compromised the art of medicine.
Boston University’s Office of Technology Development, modeled after MIT’s Tech Transfer Center, hosted an event playfully titled: Tech, Drugs and Rock & Roll, Unplugged.