Top 10 Healthcare Trendsetters of 2016

Top 10 Healthcare Trendsetters of 2016 »

MedTech Boston is proud to announce our 10 Healthcare Trendsetters of 2016! Check out who’s on the list and why they have been chosen for this honor.

Our 40 Under 40 Healthcare Innovators of 2015

Our 40 Under 40 Healthcare Innovators of 2015 »

13 Apr, 2015
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We're incredibly excited to announce the winners of this year's MedTech Boston 40 Under 40 healthcare innovators from Boston and beyond. Our list includes physicians, entrepreneurs, policy makers, students and more - but the key is that they're all committed to changing…
23andMe Wins FDA Approval for New Genetic Test

23andMe Wins FDA Approval for New Genetic Test »

4 Mar, 2015
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In the past, the FDA has expressed worry that consumers might misinterpret at-home genetic tests, leading to improper decisions without physician guidance. This is why 23andMe was forced table one of their personal genome tests in November 2013. It's been an uphill battle, 23andMe's leaders say. That's also why, when the FDA granted direct-to-consumer marketing rights for 23andMe’s Bloom Syndrome…
Karan Chhabra on the Fruits of Being Unconventional

Karan Chhabra on the Fruits of Being Unconventional »

3 Feb, 2015
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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…
Sameer Sood: Un-Becoming the Mediocre Clinical Robot

Sameer Sood: Un-Becoming the Mediocre Clinical Robot »

6 Jan, 2015
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He may not be as famous as Doogie Howser (yet), but Sameer Sood, a millennial medical student, has built an impressive resume in his career so far. Sood is pursuing a D.O. degree at Rowan University, but that’s not all. He's also already presented a TEDx talk and he launched Synapse, an ideation organization. And somehow…
Curing Healthcare with Tough Love: TheHumanAPI

Curing Healthcare with Tough Love: TheHumanAPI »

8 Dec, 2014
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Michael DePalma and Richie Etwaru, founders of TheHumanAPI. Photo provided. Necessity is the mother of all inventions, and two life-sciences mavens believe that a prevention-based model is the ultimate cure for today’s disarrayed healthcare system. Michael DePalma and Richie Etwaru, the founders of TheHumanAPI, want to foster paradigm shift by instilling…
Digital Health to the Rescue: 6 Can’t-Miss Insights from the NY eHealth Collaborative’s Digital Health Conference

Digital Health to the Rescue: 6 Can’t-Miss Insights from the NY eHealth Collaborative’s Digital Health Conference »

Dr. Eric Topol presents his keynote at the New York eHealth conference. Photo via @Colin_Hung. Digital health has helped transcend care management by engaging patients and democratizing healthcare. The New York eHealth Collaborative’s Fourth Annual Digital Health Conference convened earlier last week to understand this idea, hoping to shape changes in…
What a Community-Based Asthma Care Program Teaches Us About Payment Reform

What a Community-Based Asthma Care Program Teaches Us About Payment Reform »

A Boston Children's Hospital asthma initiative serves as a case study for payment reform. Photo via higherperspective.com It’s clear as day that the American method of paying for healthcare is broken. But things get murky when it comes to finding appropriate solutions. Debates about the "ideal" payment model, a model that offers…
Erika Pabo: A Multifaceted Healer

Erika Pabo: A Multifaceted Healer »

29 Sep, 2014
People
Dr. Erika Pabo. Image via "Day in the Life" at Harvard Medical School. Erika Pabo wears many hats - and how she successfully manages all of them remains a mystery. Pabo is a Physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Chief Medical Officer at Hale Health, a company that connects patients and doctors…
Celine Schillinger: Leveraging Serendipity Through Social Media

Celine Schillinger: Leveraging Serendipity Through Social Media »

23 Sep, 2014
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Schillinger presents at TEDxBedminster. Photo provided. Celine Schillinger, the Senior Director of Stakeholder Engagement for Sanofi Pasteur, calls social media her greatest ally in her personal life and her career. Schillinger works to disrupt the pharmaceutical world by embracing social networks and digital thinking in projects like her Break Dengue global awareness…

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