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HxRefactored Speaker Spotlight: Keynote John Brownstein Ph.D, Harvard Medical School

This week, we enthusiastically welcome John Brownstein Ph.D, to the HxRefactored Keynote line-up. John is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical Center and he directs the Computational Epidemiology Group at the Children’s Hospital Informatics Program in Boston. As … Continue reading

HxRefactored Speaker Spotlight: Keynote John Brownstein Ph.D, Harvard Medical School

This week, we enthusiastically welcome John Brownstein Ph.D, to the HxRefactored Keynote line-up. John is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical Center and he directs the Computational Epidemiology Group at the Children’s Hospital Informatics Program in Boston. As … Continue reading

Revolutionizing Retail and Health – Walmart drives care into new settings

One cannot discuss consumer health without addressing the drastically changing environment of care. At Health 2.0 WinterTech: The New Consumer Health Landscape speakers from Walmart, Target, and Optum will join Matthew Holt to dive into how major retailers are disrupting the … Continue reading

The Power of Price – Affordable Alternatives and their Impact on Consumer Health

As the wearable market continues to expand with dozens of new trackers for the body emerging on the market, Health 2.0 sat down with Pivotal Living to discuss the ways one wearable is disrupting the entire market. David Donovick, Co-Founder … Continue reading

Fact vs Fiction – Navigating the Health Care Marketplace with Consumer Reports

At Health 2.0 WinterTech: The New Consumer Health Landscape we are exploring the platforms that empower the informed consumer movement by providing objective reviews of consumer products. Senior Director, of Health Impact and Consumer Reports, Tara Montgomery will be joining … Continue reading

Health is All Around Us : How Our Environment Informs Our Health

As we gear up for Health 2.0 WinterTech, January 15th in San Francisco, Health 2.0 sat down with Environmental Working Group Executive Director, Heather White to discuss the many pathways consumer health advocacy takes and the challenges that continue to keep many … Continue reading

Biogen Idec Hacks MS Stress

  Life can be complicated for us all, but fortunately we have technology — and those behind it — to give us a hand. That’s why Biogen Idec is hosting Hack MS, a weekend-long hackathon to encourage the tech community … Continue reading

PokitDok Launches E-commerce Site with Price Transparency Tools to Support New Consumer-Driven Healthcare System

PokitDok Launches E-commerce Site with Price Transparency Tools to Support New Consumer-Driven Healthcare System NEW YORK, Dec. 4, 2014 – Today at the Forbes Healthcare Summit, PokitDok unveiled a comprehensive site update with new enhancements created for U.S. consumers and … Continue reading

Health Devices & Interfaces In The New Consumer-Centric Ecosystem

We are a culture obsessed with consumption- that fact is undeniable judging by the sales of Halloween costumes and candy that begin right after the first week in September and the Christmas windows that are stocked well before Thanksgiving even … Continue reading

Survey Suggests Professionals Want Better Health Care Benefits, Not Perks

New research shows that nearly half of working professionals think their employer isn’t investing enough in their health and wellness SAN FRANCISCO – November 25, 2014 - One Medical Group, the fastest-growing primary care system in the country, today shared the results of … Continue reading

First Derm Wins 2nd Place in 2014 Mobile Innovation Challenge

First Derm, the San Francisco-based online dermatology startup, has won 2nd place and a $5,000 prize in the 2014 Mobile Innovation challenge: the Mobileys. With the support of their fans they already won the People’s Choice award (and $2,500) prize … Continue reading

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