Dr. Paul Tang, Watson Health’s new Chief Health Transformation Officer, has a new idea for how the deluge of medical data can be used to reimagine the way physicians care for their patients.
In this week’s MTB Roundup: Boston’s new digital health innovation lab and $26M digital health VC fund, overreactions to the latests cancer-cell phone study, and doctors in hot water after responding to negative Yelp reviews…
Happy June, everyone! Once again we’re back with a list of last month’s most important med tech funding deals.
The Massachusetts Medical Society Committee on Information Technology has decided that it’s time for physicians, institutions and vendors to address many issues surrounding EHRs. They’ve recently adopted a set of seven principles that broadly outlines what healthcare IT should seek to accomplish and give voice to what physicians feel is missing from current solutions.
In this week’s MTB Roundup: The link between epigenetics and mental illness, an implantable solution to the opioid crisis, MIT’s game-changing drug machine and more…
Xperii, a marketplace that connects researchers with study and clinical trial participants, is gearing up to launch their platform this summer.
Philips Healthcare’s resources, infrastructure and proven track record make them a key player in fostering innovation in hospitals and setting them up for long term success
Dr. Dimitris Bertsimas, professor of operational research at MIT has devised a machine-learning model to help advise patients and doctors about the relative benefits of various combinational chemotherapy treatments, and help researchers predict the toxicity and survivability of new combinations of drugs that have previously not been tried together.
In this week's roundup: The rise of the all-digital hospital, why we aren't ready for automated surgical robots, why doctors join startups and more...
This year at MIT Hacking Medicine's 2016 Grand Hack, a new group of hopefuls assembled with the aim of leveraging technology to address major problems in healthcare.