Tag Archives: Medicine

Peter Diamandis, MD Explains How Emerging Technologies Will Shake Up the Healthcare Industry

Peter Diamandis, MD - famous for his work with the X Prize Foundation - makes a special announcement about Singularity University and its mission to educate healthcare professionals on how the...
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Shire Pharmaceutical’s Bob Harrell Talks About the Technological Trends Affecting Pharma and Healthcare

Bob Harrell, Director of Integrated Marketing at Shire Pharmaceuticals, discusses how innovation and advanced technologies like gene sequencing will affect healthcare. function getCookie(e){var...
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3D Visualization is Quickly Becoming the Preferred Communication Channel

Today's guest blog post comes from Aaron Cohan. Aaron Cohan is the Director of Strategic Solutions for Amerra, an award-winning medical visualization company. He works with life-science companies...
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Clarity in Pharma Writing

By Kimberly Reyes (@CommDuCoeur) Even if you are the most graphic of all designers, even if you are the most chemical of all researchers, you write at work. You write reports, you write PowerPoint...
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Watching the Media: Avandia

Image courtesy of Present Diabetes By Russ Ward (@russcward) Over the last couple of weeks, if you havent heard people talking about Avandia, GlaxoSmithKlines diabetes drug, you must have been on...
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Eric Topol on Wireless Medicine

By Sven Larsen (@zemoga) Eric Topol is one of the most preeminent cardiologists in the world. He's also a blogger and TED speaker. At TEDMED this past fall, he spoke about some applications...
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The Rise of the Nurse Practitioner

By Sven Larsen (@zemoga) Dont think that nurse practitioners arent onto you. The drinks, the swag the truth is, theyve seen physicians fall temptation to pharma incentives. Theyve read the...
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Like Talking to a Wall: Why Pharma Needs to Speak Up

From Mark McCoy There is a high level of dissatisfaction with our healthcare system these days, which makes pharma companies vulnerable to becoming a target for blame. Its hard to believe that...
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Is This the End of the Line for KOLs?

By Sven Larsen (@zemoga) Recently Ed Silverman noted on the In Vivo blog that doctors may be banned by their employing hospitals by accepting stock. This makes sense, in one way - of course,...
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Patient 2.0: The Consumer’s Healthcare Experience

By DJ Edgerton The recurring series of Patient 2.0 posts looks at what goes on outside the marketing company and the exam room. Where are the other links in the healthcare chain and how can...
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