Apple helps a blind drummer and nonverbal teen thrive in new spots

Apple helps a blind drummer and nonverbal teen thrive in new spots

Siri and accessibility features take center stage in ads for Global Accessibility Awareness Day.

Califf joins Verily, to help the firm address the needs of doctors

Califf joins Verily, to help the firm address the needs of doctors

Robert Califf stepped down from his role as FDA commissioner in January.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, May 17, 2017

FDA requires boxed warning for J&J's Invokana; Amazon to reportedly hire GM to enter pharmacy industry; WannCry ransomware affects some health organizations

15 years later, a blind man sees his wedding, thanks to VR

15 years later, a blind man sees his wedding, thanks to VR

To demonstrate the power of goggles equipped with AR and VR, the assistive technology company recreated the event on Facebook Live this weekend.

Admetsys wins the 2017 MM&M Startup Showdown

Admetsys wins the 2017 MM&M Startup Showdown

The artificial pancreas can provide value to the health system.

Merck, Takeda execs: Is AI the new bad app?

Merck, Takeda execs: Is AI the new bad app?

One executive referred to AI as a "black box" and as the "Tower of Babel."

Pharma faces its 'oh, shit' moment

Pharma faces its 'oh, shit' moment

In his keynote address at the MM&M Transforming Healthcare conference, Dr. Gautam Gulati says the industry is being outpaced by its innovation.

Day 2 at Health Datapalooza

Day 2 at Health Datapalooza

The market for health data and technology is growing, but the industry must also address concerns about privacy, standards, and diversity.

Day 1 at Health Datapalooza

Day 1 at Health Datapalooza

HHS Secretary Tom Price calls for health IT that works for clinicians and better interoperability.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, April 27, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, April 27, 2017

Novartis, Kaiser, and Qualcomm partner on heart-failure pilot; Novartis and GSK disclose DTC plans; cancer-treatment hype can be negative for patients

40 Different Ways to Reshape Healthcare

40 Different Ways to Reshape Healthcare

Healthcare's collision with lower-cost genetic sequencing, mobile tech, AI, and consumerization will transform the trajectory of how we live for the next 10 years.

A new tool seeks to educate docs about Parkinson's symptoms

A new tool seeks to educate docs about Parkinson's symptoms

The device could be used by physicians to better understand the severity of a patient's symptoms and elicit empathy.

Regeneron uses VR to humanize retinal disease

Regeneron uses VR to humanize retinal disease

The drugmaker saw a gap in patient-physician conversation about retinal disease.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, April 10, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, April 10, 2017

Gilead receives approval to market Harvoni, Sovaldi to adolescents; OncoMed ends mid-stage trials for pancreatic cancer drug; researchers use facial recognition software to diagnose

Is a Crisis Brewing for Watson Health?

Is a Crisis Brewing for Watson Health?

In the wake of MD Anderson's costly failure with IBM's Watson supercomputer, a Watson backlash brewing in biopharma may lead to a moment of reckoning in life sciences.