New therapeutic development models build researchers’ commercialization savvy
Academic researchers and physician innovators are great at making research discoveries and developing inventions at an early stage. But if you were to fund them to turn their research findings into a product, would they have the expertise and experience needed to be successful? Most would not. The investment community talks about the innovation funding [Read More]
Yelp: A new tool for foodborne illness surveillance?
You just had a great meal at a restaurant. So you grab your phone and fire off a glowing review on Yelp. Consider the opposite scenario: You just had a horrible meal at a restaurant. So you grab your phone and fire off a scathing review on Yelp. Now here’s one more: You had a [Read More]
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Join us at Boston Children’s Hospital’s Global Pediatric Innovation Summit + Awards 2014
Boston Children’s Hospital’s Global Pediatric Innovation Summit + Awards 2014, October 30 + 31, 2014 at the Seaport World Trade Center, Boston, provides an engaging forum to build partnerships, accelerate innovations and help reshape the future of pediatric medicine. Join innovators, thought leaders, investors and more from across the globe to examine clinical, informatics and business opportunities in pediatric innovation.
Surgical Sam, a beating-heart mannequin, takes the stage
We often see medical magic in Hollywood, but it’s not often we see Hollywood magic brought into medicine. Now, Boston Children’s Hospital’s Simulator Program and special-effects collaborators at The Chamberlain Group (TCG) have done just that.