Ilana Yurkiewicz on Writing and Medicine

Ilana Yurkiewicz on Writing and Medicine »

10 Mar, 2015
PeopleUncategorized
Medical student and science writer Ilana Yurkiewicz says she always had an inkling that she wanted to be a physician. She grew up on Long Island, NY and did her undergrad at Yale University, where she studied molecular biology. While at Yale, she got her start in science writing, too, as Editor-in-Chief of the Yale…
Innovation Across Disciplines: Behind the Scenes at the Harvard i-Lab

Innovation Across Disciplines: Behind the Scenes at the Harvard i-Lab »

27 Jan, 2015
CompaniesNews
Harvard students work in the collaborative i-lab space. Photo provided. At the Harvard Innovation Lab (i-lab), this upcoming spring looks busy. The i-lab was created in November 2011 as resource for students and fellows across Harvard University, accelerating growth in both entrepreneurship and innovation; students are encouraged to explore interdisciplinary collaborations at…
#NowTrending: This Week’s MedTech News

#NowTrending: This Week’s MedTech News »

31 Oct, 2014
News
Happy Halloween! We bring you this week’s healthcare and medtech trends, in Boston and beyond: 1. Boston Children’s Hospital Hosts Global Pediatric Innovation Summit Today, Boston Children’s Hospital is hosting the second day of their two-day Global Pediatric Innovation Summit. The topics covered by this year’s panels include mobile and digital health, innovation acceleration, predictive…
#NowTrending: This Week’s MedTech News

#NowTrending: This Week’s MedTech News »

24 Oct, 2014
News
Researchers can see your cells in amazing detail with lattice light-sheet microscopes, a new study says. Photo via Phys.org. We bring you this week’s healthcare and medtech trends, in Boston and beyond: 1. Ebola-noia Continues This week, the CDC announced that they’ll be monitoring travelers from Ebola-stricken countries more heavily, but Americans’ fear of the…
Carnegie Mellon’s Cross-Disciplinary Approach to Brain Science

Carnegie Mellon’s Cross-Disciplinary Approach to Brain Science »

16 Sep, 2014
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CMU's BrainHub brings cross-disciplinary researchers together for brain research. Photo via CMU BrainHub. How does the brain work? This might be the biggest scientific question of the 21st century, and many scientists say that we're just scratching the surface when it comes to understanding how neurons work together to create complex…
Medical Imaging Innovation in Coronary Artery Disease: Interview with Mass General Research Fellow Nabeel Ali

Medical Imaging Innovation in Coronary Artery Disease: Interview with Mass General Research Fellow Nabeel Ali »

16 Jun, 2014
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Nabeel Ali, research fellow at Mass General. Medical student, future clinician, engineer, innovator in medicine. That’s how colleagues describe Nabeel Ali, a second-year medical student and young medtech researcher at Mass General, in his mission to become a catalyst for pioneering change in medicine. Nabeel, a second-year medical student at Albany…
From Chicago, with love … Kicking off the 2014 AAAS meeting with the Virtual Human

From Chicago, with love … Kicking off the 2014 AAAS meeting with the Virtual Human »

14 Feb, 2014
MedTech Features
This weekend, the labyrinth of Chicago's Hyatt Hotel complex is packed with scientists and journalists, all dashing back and forth between panel discussions and poster presentations. They've abandoned their loved ones this Valentine's Day to attend the annual meeting of American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). The theme of this year's AAAS meeting…

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