Medical Devices 101 »

2 Nov, 2016
We’ll start the presentation at 6:30 PM and run about an hour, then we’ll try to provide all the A’s to your Q’s In the best MIT tradition, there will be refreshments! Speaker: Aidan Petrie, founder and chief innovation officer of Ximedica Please RSVP to mentor@cambridgemedspace.com
MedTech Boston & Mad*Pow Honor 40 Under 40 Healthcare Innovators

MedTech Boston & Mad*Pow Honor 40 Under 40 Healthcare Innovators »

18 May, 2015
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MedTech Boston's 40 Under 40 members received awards at the May 13th networking and awards ceremony event, hosted by Mad*Pow. All photos by Jim Ryan. On May 13, 2015, at the office of the design innovation agency Mad*Pow in Boston, over 100 healthcare innovators and leaders gathered to celebrate the individuals chosen as this year’s…
Teaching Value and Choosing Wisely: Innovation at the American College of Physician’s Centennial Event

Teaching Value and Choosing Wisely: Innovation at the American College of Physician’s Centennial Event »

As the American College of Physicians (ACP) celebrates its 100th anniversary, physicians and healthcare providers from across the country will meet at the Boston Convention Center for the ACP Excellence in Medical Education conference. Part of this event, which will meet from April 28- May 2, 2015, involves a session titled "Award-Winning Innovations in High-Value Care."…
Ask the Experts: Startup Advice

Ask the Experts: Startup Advice »

We all have great ideas about improving healthcare. But what does it take to actually implement these ideas - to turn them from a dose of midnight inspiration into a full-fledged, financially stable, investor-backed company? On April 23, 2015, four healthcare entrepreneurs will convene to answer exactly this question at Google's Cambridge headquarters. As part of…
Medstro Announces Wearables in Healthcare Pilot Challenge Finalists

Medstro Announces Wearables in Healthcare Pilot Challenge Finalists »

30 Mar, 2015
EventsPeople
Voting for the Wearables in Healthcare Pilot Challenge ended last Saturday with a drastic increase of last-minute votes. Over the last three days of voting, over 10,000 people visited the competition website on Medstro to cast votes. After all votes were counted and a panel of 39 judges scored each entry, ten finalists were chosen from the 89 entries…
10 Physician-Authored Blogs Worth Reading

10 Physician-Authored Blogs Worth Reading »

18 Mar, 2015
Opinion/Editorial
Photo via rangizzz/ shutterstock. We've been reading up a storm lately, so this week we've rounded up ten of our favorite healthcare blogs. All of these blogs are written by physicians covering a variety of topics - oncology, primary care, motherhood, innovation, life after a medical career and more. In no particular…
Mapping Microscopic Disease with Big Data

Mapping Microscopic Disease with Big Data »

3 Mar, 2015
News
Innovative mapping capabilities can help track disease and prevent outbreaks. Photo via everything possible/ Shutterstock. When we hear about a new disease outbreak, the news is frequently followed by general information about how the disease has spread and which region it’s currently infecting. In the weeks following this announcement, however, we…
Got Innovation on the Brain? Write for MedTech Boston

Got Innovation on the Brain? Write for MedTech Boston »

18 Feb, 2015
NewsUncategorized
MedTech Boston is looking for contributing writers. If you have a passion for changing the healthcare industry, experience writing for a science-based publication and an interest in innovation, we want to hear from you. What you'll do: As a contributing writer, you'll commit to writing two stories per month for our website. You'll cover major healthcare events and…
Naomi Fried On Leaving Boston Children’s, Joining Biogen Idec & Digital Health Opportunities

Naomi Fried On Leaving Boston Children’s, Joining Biogen Idec & Digital Health Opportunities »

6 Feb, 2015
People
Naomi Fried, PhD, Boston Children’s Hospital's former Chief Innovation Officer, recently announced her decision to step down from the position, joining Biogen Idec as their Vice President of Medical Information, Innovation and External Partnerships. Fried worked as Chief Innovation Officer (CIO) at Boston Children’s for 4.5 years, breaking new ground as the first CIO of…
Karan Chhabra on the Fruits of Being Unconventional

Karan Chhabra on the Fruits of Being Unconventional »

3 Feb, 2015
People
Karan Chhabra, co-founder of Project Millennial. Photo provided. Karan Chhabra found his calling at a young age. He says he's always wanted to make an impact on the world through medicine; the gratification of face-to-face patient care and the ability to treat people quickly and accurately hooked him on medicine for good. Once…

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