The Global Health Track’s Scalable Solutions at MIT’s Grand Hack

The Global Health Track’s Scalable Solutions at MIT’s Grand Hack »

20 Apr, 2018
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On April 13-15 MIT Hacking Medicine held its annual event, the Grand Hack. This year’s hackathon had two tracks—the Connected Health Track and the Global Health track, with participants competing for a grand prize of 1,500 on each track. The Global Health track was focused on public health issues globally and was comprised of 10…
HHS Startup Day Aims to Demystify The Department of Health and Human Services

HHS Startup Day Aims to Demystify The Department of Health and Human Services »

2 Apr, 2018
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On Friday, local innovators and business leaders from The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) convened for HHS Startup Day, hosted by PULSE@MassChallenge. HHS Startup Day aims to demystify HHS and create simple, actionable ways for entrepreneurs in the digital health space to connect with HHS.

The Top 6 Population Health Management Startups

The Top 6 Population Health Management Startups »

20 Mar, 2018
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The concept of pre-emptively caring for patients before an acute condition escalates into an expensive and risky procedure is not a new idea; yet, patients are often treated for their illnesses at the point of serious intervention. This is largely because physician have lacked the ability to gather and analyze important patient data.   But…
Top 4 Digital Health Startups Using the Internet of Things

Top 4 Digital Health Startups Using the Internet of Things »

13 Mar, 2018
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As healthcare becomes more and more digitized, connected devices are becoming better integrated into daily clinical practice. Robbie Greenglass, an investor at Waterline Ventures who focuses on early stage health tech ventures, says “the ability to connect to and gather data from patients is critical to advancing how we develop new therapies and treat chronic illnesses. We expect this connectivity as consumers, and now IoT is revolutionizing how we deliver care.”

The Top 5 AI In Healthcare Startups

The Top 5 AI In Healthcare Startups »

5 Mar, 2018
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Artificial Intelligence in healthcare is one of the biggest technological advances in medicine thus far. Healthcare providers are currently experiencing a colossal overload of data; yet, sifting through the all the information necessary on a time budget to make a data-based decision without machine learning is almost impossible. Here are the Top 5 AI In Healthcare companies who try to fix this dilemma:

The Top 7 Virtual Reality Digital Health Companies

The Top 7 Virtual Reality Digital Health Companies »

26 Feb, 2018
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Virtual reality in medicine is certainly a hot trend at the moment, with the global market for VR in healthcare expected to reach 3.8 billion by 2020. Dr. Justin Barad, orthopedic surgeon and Founder and CEO of startup Osso VR, thinks that virtual reality offers an approach to surgical training that the antiquated method of…
Telehealth and AI: The Future of Diagnosis

Telehealth and AI: The Future of Diagnosis »

22 Feb, 2018
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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.

The New England Healthcare Executive Network Winter Social

The New England Healthcare Executive Network Winter Social »

28 Jan, 2018
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On Monday, January 22nd, the New England Healthcare Executive Network hosted their annual Winter Social at the Foley Hoag offices in the Seaport District.

AI: Healthcare’s New Superpower?

AI: Healthcare’s New Superpower? »

26 Jan, 2018
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Will radiologists be out of jobs in the next few years? Can artificial intelligence (AI) systems and devices replace doctors as diagnosticians? What are the ethical considerations? These were some of the key questions debated and discussed at the ‘AI in Healthcare’ conference organized by Insight Exchange Network at the Boston Harvard Club on January 18th and 19th.

Want to Fight Against Heart Disease? Wear This Bra

Want to Fight Against Heart Disease? Wear This Bra »

26 Jan, 2018
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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.

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