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[ARCHIVED] Innovating Health Care Delivery

CAMTech Diabetes Innovation Hack-a-thon

Amy Wachler - Sept. 17, 2015
The Consortium for Affordable Medical Technologies (CAMTech) is excited to host the CAMTech Diabetes Innovation Hack-a-thon next month on October 10-11 2015 at the Indian School of Business (ISB) in H...
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Diabetes events global health hackathon Innovation Technology
Health IT

Submit your idea today: iThrive Innovation Challenge

Catie Vandervoort - June 23, 2015
What ways might we achieve better patient care and increased patient engagement at a lower cost with better outcomes through innovative technology solutions? Submit your ideas today to eHealth Initiat...
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Conferences & Meetings digital health Hardware healthcare innovation health information technology HealthIT HIT Innovation Mobile Devices Networking population health Software Start-up telehealth
Health IT

Empowering Citizens as Drivers of e-Health Innovation

Sven Jungmann - June 21, 2015
Dear colleagues, I co-authored a piece on inclusive health IT innovation together with the head of the eHealth and Wellbeing Unit at the European Commission for which I'd love to hear your thoughts...
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Citizen engagement Diffusion of Innovations digital literacy eHealth electronic health record Healthcare Policy Health Literacy Innovation patient empowerment telemedicine
[ARCHIVED] Innovating Health Care Delivery

Lottery Ticket Approach Leads to Drastic Reduction in HIV Prevalence

Ravi Agarwal - May 13, 2015
Fascinating article: http://foreignpolicy.com/2015/05/12/lottery-ticket-approach-leads-to-drastic-reduction-in-hiv-prevalence/ “Researchers funded by the World Bank arrived at a wildly unorthodox a...
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global health innovation healthcare innovation HIV implementation Innovation Patient Centered Innovations Patient Engagement Payment Innovations Publications and Announcements
Health IT

Measure The Effectiveness and Impact of Health IT and Community Initiative

Yudha Saputra - March 31, 2015
Dear All, I'm currently working on project to develop a measurements tool to measure the impact of a Health IT and Community Initiative action on reducing HIV and maternal health issue. This projec...
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communication community Health IT Innovation literature study measurement tool Mobile Devices validate
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

You are invited: Cost of Cancer Drugs- Financial Toxicity in Cancer Care

Elizabeth Omondi - Sept. 27, 2014
Cancer diseases are some of the most expensive diseases to treat and one of the major global health challenges for both developed and developing economies. In seeking a solution to address the issu...
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Access to Medicines Bioethics cancer Conferences & Meetings Essential Medicines Innovation Intellectual Property
Health IT

"The Rise of Connected Health" Briefing

Isabelle Celentano - Feb. 4, 2014
Health Affairs is holding a briefing to unveil their February 2014 thematic issue "The Rise of Connected Health" in DC tomorrow, Feb. 5th starting at 8:30AM EST. Speakers and panelists will focus ...
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connected health Health IT Innovation
[ARCHIVED] Innovating Health Care Delivery

"The Rise of Connected Health" Briefing

Isabelle Celentano - Feb. 4, 2014
Health Affairs is holding a briefing to unveil their February 2014 thematic issue "The Rise of Connected Health" in DC tomorrow, Feb. 5th starting at 8:30AM EST. Speakers and panelists will focus ...
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connected health Health IT Innovation
[ARCHIVED] Innovating Health Care Delivery

Innovation and Process Management Methods

Ethan Baron - Oct. 7, 2013
The HIMSS Innovation Committee launched a survey to identify if (and how) organizations utilize process management methods to facilitate and stimulate innovation within the organization. We are s...
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Guidelines Innovation Patient Centered Innovations process project management Systems Innovations
Health IT

2nd WHO Global Forum on Medical Devices: 22-24 November

Olumurejiwa Fatunde - Aug. 21, 2013
Please see information below about the Second Global Forum on Medical Devices, which will be hosted in Geneva later this year. A wide range of topics will be discussed, and there are many ways to cont...
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appropriate medical devices Conferences & Meetings eHealth Innovation Medical technology mhealth
[ARCHIVED] Innovating Health Care Delivery

Please Vote for the SXSW Panel on Innovation at Academic Medical Centers

Andrey Ostrovsky - Aug. 20, 2013
South by Southwest (SXSW) is an annual event that promotes innovation in technology, education, and the environment. Medical sorely needs to be brought into the discussion! Please vote for the ...
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Academic Medical Centers events Innovation Systems Innovations Technology
Health IT

Seeking innovators looking to scale up via partnership

Maria May - Feb. 4, 2013
Hello! BRAC is hosting its first Frugal Innovation Forum: Scaling Simple Solutions on March 30-31 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. We are looking for South Asian organizations and innovators who has products, ...
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Conferences & Meetings Innovation Mobile Devices south asia Technology
[ARCHIVED] Global Surgery & Anesthesia

2013 Extreme Affordability Conference Registration Open

carmina lu - Dec. 6, 2012
Registration is now open for the Center for Global Surgery 2013 Extreme Affordability Conference! The conference will be held March 28-29th at the Rice Eccles Stadium Tower in Salt Lake City, Utah...
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affordability Anesthesia Barriers to Access Burden of Surgical Disease conference conference abstract conference call Extreme affordability global health global surgery Global Surgery & Anesthesia Community Innovation Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce
Health IT

New Funding Opportunity - Innovation Awards for Global Health

Jason Harlow - Oct. 9, 2012
With support from the Bacca Foundation and the Omidyar Network, the Center for Global Health is pleased to announce our second Innovation Award for up to $100,000 to accelerate innovative technologies...
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appropriate medical devices funding global health Innovation
Malaria Treatment & Prevention

POINT OF CARE TESTS

Sandeep Saluja - Jan. 22, 2011
I entirely endorse the view that rapid tests not only for malaria but other conditions(as may be relevant in the geographical area) actually help clinical management and reduce costs.Simple point of c...
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Diagnostics & Treatment Innovation malaria microscopy Quantification Rapid Diagnostic Tests RDT