Post Tagged with: "innovation"

The Big C Competition:  A Call for Solutions for People with Cancer

The Big C Competition: A Call for Solutions for People with Cancer

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April 3, 2014

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Entrepreneurs, Innovation/innovative companies, Salber:

The LIVESTRONG Foundation and Verb are sponsoring the Big C Competition to stimulate the design of innovative solutions (products, services, and other innovations) for people with cancer.

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Yan Chow & Pat Salber

Catching up with Yan Chow at HiMSS 2014

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March 11, 2014

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HiMSS14, Salber, Technology in healthcare, Videos&Vlogs:

Yan Chow MD has a most interesting job. He is the Director of Information and Advanced Technology for Kaiser Permanente Northern California. In that role, he has had a chance to review a wide variety of innovations – ranging from early stage (e.g., a prototype held together with duct tape built in the proverbial garage) to later stage, much closer to seeing the light of day.

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Rob Nail, Assoc. Founder & CEO of Singularity University

Want to Survive & Thrive in an Exponential World? Think Singularity University

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March 5, 2014

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CES14, Innovation/innovative companies, Videos&Vlogs:

I had a chance to catch up with Rob Nail, the Associate Founder and CEO of Singularity University at this January’s International Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2014). Rob explained the genesis, mission, programs and hoped for outcomes of the organization.

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The mHealth Summit 2013: A Moment with Rick Valencia VP/GM QualcommLife

The mHealth Summit 2013: A Moment with Rick Valencia VP/GM QualcommLife

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February 18, 2014

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Innovation/innovative companies, mHealth13, Videos&Vlogs:

In this clip Dr. Pat Salber chats with Rick Valencia aka @Bootstrapped on Twitter about their latest thinking and market trajectory.

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Encore Entrepreneurs: They’re Older and They Have More Insurance

Encore Entrepreneurs: They’re Older and They Have More Insurance

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February 17, 2014

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Entrepreneurs:

OK, I want you to take a quick test and answer the question with the first thing that comes to mind: What does a “start-up entrepreneur” look like? OK, do you have a picture in your mind?

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Countdown to HiMSS14: The Social Media Ambassadors

Countdown to HiMSS14: The Social Media Ambassadors

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February 17, 2014

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IT:

Most recently we chatted with Lucian Iancovici, MD, investment manager forQualcomm Ventures Fund, who led the investment in @PracticeFusion, co-led @FitBit and participated in both @Clear_Careand @TelCare rounds.

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Hopkins’ Students Compete for the Qualcomm Tricorder $10m X Prize

Hopkins’ Students Compete for the Qualcomm Tricorder $10m X Prize

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February 12, 2014

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Salber, Technology in healthcare:

by Patricia Salber The Qualcomm Tricorder X Prize is one of the hottest competitions in healthcare.  It is not only because there is $10 million… Read More ›

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Tammy Tran, Operations Manager, Health Tech Hatch (and pre-med)

Neura and The Internet of Things

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February 9, 2014

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CES14, Technology in healthcare, Tran, Videos&Vlogs:

By Tammy Tran With the rise of wearable technologies and devices going on at the International Consumer Electronics Show (#CES2014) in Las Vegas last month,… Read More ›

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CES 2014: A Deep Dive with Reed Tuckson MD

CES 2014: A Deep Dive with Reed Tuckson MD

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January 30, 2014

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CES14, Innovation/innovative companies, Videos&Vlogs:

One of my heroes in the quest for the triple aim or the sustainable AND equitable healthcare economy is Reed Tuckson, MD aka @DrReedTuckson, the Managing Director of Tuckson Health Connections.

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Gates Foundation Inventions [Infographic]

Gates Foundation Inventions [Infographic]

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January 26, 2014

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Innovation/innovative companies:

Bill Gates is part of The Giving Pledge, a commitment by the world’s wealthiest individuals and families to dedicate the majority of their wealth to philanthropy.

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