More Disruption Please: Athenahealth’s Hackathon Offers Powerful Resources & Connections

More Disruption Please: Athenahealth’s Hackathon Offers Powerful Resources & Connections »

20 Oct, 2014
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At their foundation, healthcare hackathons are about bringing together people from diverse backgrounds - medicine, technology, engineering, design and business - to identify and solve healthcare problems. Next month's athenahealth "More Disruption Please" hackathon (meeting from November 14-November 16, 2014) will be more of the same, but with a twist. "More Disruption Please is our…
Women in MedTech: Andrea Ippolito of MIT’s Hacking Medicine

Women in MedTech: Andrea Ippolito of MIT’s Hacking Medicine »

Ippolito speaks to an audience at the March 2014 Healthcare Grand Hackfest. Photo by Lina Collucci. Andrea Ippolito is embedded deeply in the healthcare ecosystem. While pursuing her Ph.D. in the Engineering Systems division at MIT, she also co-leads MIT’s Hacking Medicine, an organization created to energize and connect the best minds…
Boston Academic Hospitals: Unveiling Stealth Google Glass Projects on April 23?!

Boston Academic Hospitals: Unveiling Stealth Google Glass Projects on April 23?! »

17 Apr, 2014
MedTech Features
Here at MedTech Boston, we're super excited about the April 23 MedTech Boston Google Glass Challenge for so many reasons. The Boston medicine technology and innovation leaders are coming out in force. Expect to hear from and network with Boston Children's Hacking Pediatrics, Brigham and Women's iHub, MIT Hacking Medicine, Google Glass New England, Tufts…
Healthcare’s Grand Hackfest Recap

Healthcare’s Grand Hackfest Recap »

26 Mar, 2014
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Healthcare’s Grand Hackfest, a joint production by MIT’s Hacking Medicine and the Kauffman Foundation, was held March 15-16 at the MIT Media Lab.

Boston Blue Button Innovation Challenge: Mentors Tackle the Practice Pitches »

22 Jan, 2014
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This is the third in a series of articles about the Boston Blue Button Innovation Challenge this past weekend. Read the first article here and the second article here. With only a few hours of work under their belts, the newly-formed teams at the Boston Blue Button Innovation Challenge gave their first practice pitches in…

This weekend is Boston’s first ever Blue Button Innovation Challenge »

14 Jan, 2014
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If you missed the big word on the street, this weekend will be Boston's first hackathon hosted by Tufts University MedStart with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) H@cking Medicine in collaboration with The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) and the White House Innovation Fellows. Yep, that was a long string…

H@cking Medicine and Harvard iLab H^3: How to Hack Healthcare for Undergrads Only! »

10 Nov, 2013
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This weekend marked H@cking Medicine's first undergraduate-only hackathon, the MIT-Harvard H^3 Hackathon, held in conjunction with The Harvard Innovation Lab (Harvard iLab), Massachusetts General Hospital's Medical Device "Plug-andPlay" Interoperability Program (MD PnP), Athenahealth, and Harvard's Developers for Development. The event was physically held in the beautiful space provided by the Harvard Innovation Lab. For the…
Hacking Pediatrics Hackathon – Dr. Michael Docktor

Hacking Pediatrics Hackathon – Dr. Michael Docktor »

1 Oct, 2013
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Dr. Michael Docktor (yes, his name is Dr. Docktor), age 35, sits down with us to talk about the 2013 Hacking Pediatrics Hackathon. Dr. Docktor is a pediatric gastroenterologist at Boston Children’s Hospital, the Director of Clinical Mobile Solutions, and the physician lead of the Hacking Pediatrics Executive Team. This will be Boston Children’s Hospital first ever hackathon…

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