Improving Radiology with Artificial Intelligence

Improving Radiology with Artificial Intelligence »

28 Feb, 2017
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Mass General has partnered with NVIDIA to process their database of approximately 10 billion medical images through deep learning algorithms. With NVIDIA’s server, which was designed for AI applications, the deep learning algorithms written by NVIDIA engineers and Mass General data scientists will aim to improve detection, diagnosis, treatment and management of disease.

PULSE@MassChallenge’s 2017 Startup Cohort Innovating Telehealth, Biosensors, Virtual Reality, and More

PULSE@MassChallenge’s 2017 Startup Cohort Innovating Telehealth, Biosensors, Virtual Reality, and More »

13 Dec, 2016
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MassChallenge,  a leading Boston-based  technology accelerator, has announced the 31 teams joining PULSE@MassChallenge’s inaugural digital health startup cohort. Over the next 6 months, they’ll work out of the group’s innovation lab and be nurtured by an ecosystem of local advisors. They’ll compete for more than $100,000 in zero-equity awards at the program’s culmination. The first-ever…
HealthMap Develops Live Zika Tracker

HealthMap Develops Live Zika Tracker »

16 Aug, 2016
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As the number of reported Zika cases in the United States continues to rise, many government and public health officials are turning to a recently developed Zika-specific disease tracker to trace and anticipate the spread of the virus.

Augmented and Virtual Reality in Medicine: 6 Applications We’re Keeping Our Eye On

Augmented and Virtual Reality in Medicine: 6 Applications We’re Keeping Our Eye On »

24 May, 2016
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Hospital clinicians and medical researchers are leveraging AR and VR to reshape the patient experience, improve clinical outcomes, deliver innovative new therapies, and better train healthcare professionals.

Hidden in Plain Sight: Twitter Holds Patient Experience Clues

Hidden in Plain Sight: Twitter Holds Patient Experience Clues »

10 May, 2016
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Researchers at Boston Children’s Hospital, a leader in social sentiment analysis, are analyzing thousands of tweets to complement traditional patient experience metrics.

Imagineering Medicine: Inside Boston Children’s Hospital’s New SIMPed Program

Imagineering Medicine: Inside Boston Children’s Hospital’s New SIMPed Program »

9 May, 2016
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Step onto the 18th floor of 3 Blackfan circle, past the brightly colored reception area, and you’ll find a typical hospital corridor. There is only one thing that differentiates this hallway from any other in the Longwood medical area: none of the patients are real.

#NowTrending: This Week’s MedTech News

#NowTrending: This Week’s MedTech News »

24 Jul, 2015
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BCH launches first of its kind pediatric in-treatment survey, LimeLight raises $3M and MoveSense turns smartphone into pulse oximeter

Meet the New CIO of Boston Children’s Hospital John Brownstein

Meet the New CIO of Boston Children’s Hospital John Brownstein »

After working 11 years at Boston Children’s Hospital Brownstein stepping into new role at the institution

Painting a Digital Portrait of Insomnia Using Tweets

Painting a Digital Portrait of Insomnia Using Tweets »

24 Jun, 2015
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With sleep no where in sight, insomniacs vent their frustrations on Twitter. BCH and Merck crunched the data discovering concerning results

Say Goodbye to the Lazy Eye: David Hunter’s Pediatric Vision Scanner

Say Goodbye to the Lazy Eye: David Hunter’s Pediatric Vision Scanner »

Dr. Hunter uses the Pediatric Vision Scanner in his office. For almost twenty years, Dr. David Hunter, Chief of Ophthalmology at Children’s Hospital Boston and Professor of Ophthalmology at Harvard Medical School, has been working to better detect medical conditions that lead to a loss of vision in children. Recently, all this…

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