The Atlantic healthcare summit probes the future of health tech

The Atlantic healthcare summit probes the future of health tech »

The Atlantic’s inaugural Boston healthcare summit brought three startup execs together in a health tech panel on June 13. The panelists explored the future of health tech and its impact on the healthcare system.

2017 HxRefactored Conference »

20 Jun, 2017
HxR is a revolutionary conference that puts patients at the center of design, using empathy to fuel innovation and create new ecosystems of care to help health, technology, and design professionals connect patients with the people, resources, and tools they need to make lasting change and achieve better health. Gathering more than 600 cross-disciplinary thinkers…

M2D2 $100K Challenge 2017 »

5 Apr, 2017
The University of Massachusetts’ Medical Device Development Center (M2D2) is pleased to launch the 6th Annual M2D2 $100K Challenge, an opportunity designed to showcase the innovative ideas and entrepreneurial spirit of seed and early-stage medical device and biotech companies. Applicants from across the nation and beyond are encouraged to participate. Join us as presenting finalists…

M2D2 $100K Challenge 2017 »

22 Mar, 2017
The University of Massachusetts’ Medical Device Development Center (M2D2) is pleased to launch the 6th Annual M2D2 $100K Challenge, an opportunity designed to showcase the innovative ideas and entrepreneurial spirit of seed and early-stage medical device and biotech companies. Applicants from across the nation and beyond are encouraged to participate. Join us as presenting finalists…
A New VR Experience Could Help Isolated Elders Reconnect

A New VR Experience Could Help Isolated Elders Reconnect »

22 Mar, 2017
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With the help of one Boston-based startup, elders suffering from dementia or isolation could attend a concert or even sit atop Mount Everest without ever leaving their homes. Rendever, founded by students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Sloan Business School, aims to fight isolation and cognitive issues encountered in old age by allowing users to view or describe entertaining virtual-reality experiences.

TMCx’s Accelerator at HIMSS17

TMCx’s Accelerator at HIMSS17 »

Check out the companies presented at HIMSS 17 by the 3-year old Texas Medical Center Accelerator (TMCx). Early-stage digital health and medical device companies that have not yet sold their product are eligible to participate in the 3-year old TMCx’s “no fee, no equity” program. Participation begins with a 4-week boot camp, and includes mentorship and shared development workspace.

Robotic Nursing Assistant System Poised To Curtail Workplace Injuries

Robotic Nursing Assistant System Poised To Curtail Workplace Injuries »

Founded in 2007, a Burlington company’s vision to revolutionize healthcare with Robots is becoming reality. Hstar Technologies has raised $9.5 million in funding to develop robots including the Robotic Nursing Assistant system (RoNA), which aims to assist nursing staff with patient lifting and care.

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…
Virtual Reality Service For Elders Wins Grand Prize at Sloan Healthcare and BioInnovation Conference

Virtual Reality Service For Elders Wins Grand Prize at Sloan Healthcare and BioInnovation Conference »

14 Mar, 2017
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Earlier this month at the student-run Sloan Healthcare and BioInnovation Conference pitch competition, eight teams vied for a $25,000 grand prize by pitching their tech alternatives to costly health solutions. Rendever, team led by two MIT Sloan School of Management students, took first place for its mission to aid dementia patients with virtual reality.

Allegheny Health Network Announces A New Challenge

Allegheny Health Network Announces A New Challenge »

13 Mar, 2017
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The AHN “Design the Chip Challenge” to offer $10,000 prize for best design of a portable, secure technology allowing immediate access to patients’ medical histories.

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