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  • Food As Medicine : Interesting Facts You Do Not Know About Your Gut Mirobiome 14 Oct 2019 19:52 Forbes Gut health and its importance to overall well-being has become a hot topic as more people seek ways to manage their health by paying close attention to what they eat. As curiosity on this topic grows, different innovations emerge employing technology to …
  • Q&A: John Halamka on worldwide trends in AI, blockchain, cloud and more 14 Oct 2019 19:09 Government Health IT Longtime Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Chief Information Officer Dr. John Halamka left that role six months ago after more than two decades – during which time he also became one of the most vocal health information technology champions and visible thought …
  • Vice-Chancellor's Oration 2019 14 Oct 2019 14:28 University of Oxford News Colleagues. Before I begin I would like to ask you to pause for a moment to remember PC Andrew Harper who was killed in the line of duty this summer. His memorial service, organized by Thames Valley Police, is taking place in Christ Church Cathedral as we …
  • Five stocks that offer robust returns from the robotics sector 14 Oct 2019 09:32 moneyweek.com A professional investor tells us where he’d put his money. This week: Peter Lingen of the Pictet Robotics fund highlights some promising investments. The modern robotics market began in the car sector in the 1960s. Since then it has expanded relentlessly …
  • Personalized Medicine Market Is Estimated to Cross USD 3.18 Trillion By the End of 2025 | Grand View Research, Inc. 13 Oct 2019 15:11 MarketWatch.com Oct 13, 2019 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- According to a report, “ Personalized Medicine Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis By Product (Personalized Medical Care, Therapeutics, Personalized Nutrition & Wellness), By Region (Asia Pacific, …

Expert Spotlight

Eric Schadt, PhD, CEO

Sema4, and Dean for Precision Medicine and the Jean C. and James W. Crystal Professor of Genomics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, chaired a session entitled “Expediting Patient Diagnosis and Treatment with AI and Machine Learning” at the 2018 Precision Medicine World Congress.

Szabolcs Nagy

is Co-Founder and CEO of Hungary-based Turbine, developer of the Simulated Cell, a fully interactable, digital model of a cancer cell. Turbine was also recently chosen as “Best AI Startup” by the Central European Startup Awards.

Mark H. Michalski, MD

Executive Director, Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Center for Clinical Data Science, says, “2018 will be the year AI becomes real for medicine. We’re going to move from algorithms to products and think more about integration and validation, so that these solutions can move from concepts to real, tangible solutions for our doctors.”

Jason Bhan, MD

is Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer of New York City-based Prognos, which applies AI and clinical diagnostic data to develop advanced analytics solutions for the payer, diagnostics, and life science markets.