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Eric Topol, MD, Editor-in-Chief of Medscape & Chief Academic Officer of Scripps Health

Interview with Eric Topol: Do Docs & Patients See Eye-to-Eye?

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September 26, 2014

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Digital health, Health care professionals, Innovation/innovative companies, Patient experience, Salber:

Eric Topol, MD, Chief Academic Officer of Scripps Health, Editor-in-Chief of Medscape, and author of the “bible” of digital health, “The Creative Destruction of Medicine” joined us on camera to talk about the results of the recently released (September 2014) WebMD/Medscape Digital Technology Survey about doctors and patients perceptions of digital health technologies. The survey found that sometime docs & patients see eye-to-eye and sometimes they do not.

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Sven Junkergard, Director of Technology, Zephyr Health

Zephyr Health: Combining Disparate Data for New Health Insights

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September 25, 2014

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Big data, Digital health, Entrepreneurs, Innovation/innovative companies, Salber:

Zephyr Health is merging disparate data sets to help customers gain new insights that can be used to solve big challenges and complex problems.

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Bill Kelly, Co-founder and CEO of ReelDx

ReelDx Ushers in the Era of Personal Clinical Video

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September 20, 2014

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Digital health, Entrepreneurs, Innovation/innovative companies, Salber, Technology in healthcare:

Serial entrepreneur Bill Kelly’s new venture, ReelDx, facilitates the creation, storage, and sharing of personal clinical videos that can be used to enhance communication in healthcare settings.

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Alisa Niksch, MD & Pat Salber, MD, MBA

Are Implantables the New Wearables?

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September 6, 2014

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Digital health, Entrepreneurs, Exercise & fitness, Salber, Technology in healthcare:

If you aren’t wearing your wearables anymore, maybe you are ready for a new form factor – embeddables or even implantables?

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Pat Salber, MD, MBA, Host of The Doctor Weighs In

The Early Results are In: Obamacare and the Uninsured

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September 1, 2014

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Health care & health policy, INSURANCE, Salber:

Good news on Obamacare: Uninsured numbers drop – Good news for those of us who favor government-facilitated health insurance coverage.

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Nathan Cortez, JD, , Asst Dean of Research SMU Dedman School of Law

Nathan Cortez JD on FDA Regulation of Mobile Health Technologies

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August 28, 2014

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Entrepreneurs, Innovation/innovative companies, Salber, Technology in healthcare:

One of the hottest topics in mHealth is FDA Regulation – Listen to this TDWI podcast as Nathan Cortez, JD, a leading expert in field, addresses the issues.

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Dental restorations

4 Questions to Ask Before You Get a Dental Restoration

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August 27, 2014

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Only four states in the U.S. require either certification or continuing education for those who create dental restorations. Dental laboratories in more than 40 states in the U.S. remain unregulated.

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Cyrcadia:  A Wearable, Social Breast Cancer Screening Bra

Cyrcadia: A Wearable, Social Breast Cancer Screening Bra

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August 21, 2014

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Cancer, Entrepreneurs, Innovation/innovative companies, Innovator Series, Salber:

Cyrcadia has developed a complex sensing grid that can sense temperature changes in throughout the tissues of both breasts. And there’s an app to make monthly screening social….really?

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Downey Woodpecker

Birding for Life

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August 20, 2014

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Mental health, Salber, Stress & relaxation:

Trish O’Kane’s lovely opinion piece on birds and birding in the 8/16/14 New York Times, titled “What the Sparrows Told Me,” may change the way you look at birds forever.

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TDWI on TV:  Campbell & Salber Talk Ebola

TDWI on TV: Campbell & Salber Talk Ebola

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August 6, 2014

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Fox News, Global Health, Public Health, Salber:

Kevin Campbell and Pat Salber appear on several news casts explaining (almost) everything you want to know about the ebola epidemic.

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