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HIMSS Media VP of Content Strategy Stephen Wellman highlights the can't-miss events for Connected Health Conference attendees seeking new technologies or impactful connections.
Sometimes technologies can be a hindrance if personal impact and realistic processes aren’t taken into account, says Steve Wretling, HIMSS CTIO.
Dr. Ateev Mehrotra, associate professor at Harvard Medical School, says the convenience of telehealth will increase utilization, which will result in increased spending -- but that obvious finding has generated some controversy.
Julian M. Goldman, medical director of biomedical engineering at Partners HealthCare System, explains the challenges of creating medical device interoperability and how hospitals and health organizations can pre-plan for cybersecurity attacks.
Charles Atkinson, founder of The Whole Brain Foundation and a West Nile virus survivor, has drawn up a multi-dimensional whole brain model that aims to ultimately help "augment humanity's capacity to deal with illness."
Dr. Robert Pearl, author of "Mistreated," discusses lessons – from his years as a surgeon, Stanford professor and as CEO of at Kaiser Permanente – about ways the American healthcare system needs improvement and how technology can help make it happen.
The entry of large companies into the ecosystem will have an amazing effect on data sharing and ultimately how patient-centric care is delivered, says Mark Kramer, chief engineer for MITRE's Health Technology Center (HTC).
Journalist James Vlahos, contributor to Wired and other magazines, describes Dadbot – an invention that turned an oral history recorded with his terminally ill father into a conversational chatbot that offers a sort of “digital afterlife.”
MITRE Lead Clinical Informaticist Sharon Sebastian talks about efforts to share clinical decision support (CDS) across domains.
Properly vetted apps and technologies present an opportunity for the underserved to get needed help, says Dr. John Herman, associate chief of the Department of Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital.