PULSECHECK: The Future of Healthy Aging »

14 Mar, 2017
We believe digital health is going to have a drastic effect on the future of aging. Join us for our March #PUSLECHECK in partnership with AARP and the Massachusetts eHealth Institute as we explore the topic of Healthy Aging featuring special guest, Secretary of Elder Affairs Alice Bonner. There will be a panel discussion discerning…

Meeting the Challenge of Healthy Ageing in the 21st Century »

21 Feb, 2017
This is the FIRST live streamed only, three day professional conference on Ageing. We have gathered together invited speakers from around the world, who you might not otherwise have access to. A forum to discuss the biology of ageing and age-related diseases, plus strategies to promote improved health and quality of life in older people.…
BrainRobotics To Release “Affordable” Mind-Controlled Prosthesis

BrainRobotics To Release “Affordable” Mind-Controlled Prosthesis »

New and affordable mind-controlled prosthesis could be on the way for upper-limb amputees, as Somerville-based BrainRobotics plans to unveil a non-invasive artificial arm this year.

Built By Skeptics For Skeptics: 10% Happier Aims For “Realistic” Mindfulness Goals

Built By Skeptics For Skeptics: 10% Happier Aims For “Realistic” Mindfulness Goals »

9 Feb, 2017
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While some businesses in the self-help industry attempt to sell unrealistic amounts of happiness, one Boston-based mindfulness app aims to make its users just ten-percent happier.

Networking Event at Brio Tuscan Grille »

2 Feb, 2017
Boston Biotech/Healthcare scene is ever changing with new ideas & innovation. Meet the fabulous women who are part of it and join in for a casual, open networking event! Cash bar, plenty of free parking! Feel free to bring $10 cash, we will order some appetizers to share!
Psychokinesis? No, But Neurable’s Brain-Computer Interface Technology Might Still Surprise You

Psychokinesis? No, But Neurable’s Brain-Computer Interface Technology Might Still Surprise You »

30 Jan, 2017
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Neurable’s machine learning software could soon control everything from virtual reality (VR) experiences for gamers to augmented reality (AR) solutions for the military.

JLABS @ M2D2 QuickFire Challenge »

20 Jan, 2017
We're Awarding One Year of Residence at MA's Premier MedTech Incubator, JLABS @ M2D2 Johnson & Johnson Innovation in collaboration with Massachusetts Medical Device Development Center (M2D2) have launched the JLABS @ M2D2 QuickFire Challenge. The competition will award 1 year of paid residence at M2D2 in Lowell, MA, and access to mentorship and coaching…
Sloan Healthcare & Bioinnovations Conference [Discount Code]

Sloan Healthcare & Bioinnovations Conference [Discount Code] »

19 Jan, 2017
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The MIT Sloan Healthcare Club invites you to the 14th Annual Sloan Healthcare & Bioinnovations Conference on February 24th at the MIT Media Lab. This year's theme is Emerging Trends in Healthcare: Personalized & Digital Health and will feature an exciting line up of industry experts, including keynote speaker Larry Renfro, CEO of Optum and Vice Chairman of UnitedHealth Group! Please also join us…
The Boston Scientific Big Data Challenge: Vote Today!

The Boston Scientific Big Data Challenge: Vote Today! »

17 Jan, 2017
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With less than 24 hours until the submission deadline, the Boston Scientific Big Data Challenge has received over 40 submissions. Participants have submitted a variety of ideas that use Big Data to address everything from the opioid epidemic to drug reimbursement.

6 Reasons Why Digital Health Startups Will Fail (Obamacare Repeal Won’t Be One of Them)

6 Reasons Why Digital Health Startups Will Fail (Obamacare Repeal Won’t Be One of Them) »

In 2015 alone, digital health saw $4.5 Billion in venture funding—and yet so many of those well-intentioned startups have been unsuccessful. That is because healthcare has challenges that no other industry faces. Here are 6 mistakes digital health entrepreneurs frequently make that prevent them from turning their lofty mission into a scalable business.

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