Esther Dyson

Esther Dyson, an angel investor, talks about HICCup, a scheme focused on fostering a giant non-clinical trial testing various  health interventions across a number of communities. Dyson aims to use HICCup to prove that health prevention programs work at limiting … Continued

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The Patient is In – Part 1

Are Health 2.0 tools and technologies making a difference for patients and if so, how? We set out in summer 2009 to track some patients as they used Health 2.0 services managing their health and everyday lives. We’ll see them … Continued

The Patient is In – Part 2

Are Health 2.0 tools and technologies making a difference for patients and if so, how? We set out in the summer of 2009 to track some patients as they used Health 2.0 services managing their health and everyday lives. We’ll … Continued

Reactor Panel: Health 2.0 Style

Esther Dyson, Principle, EDVenture Esther is well known in healthcare for her role as an investor (Medscape, Medstory, PatientsLikeMe, 23andme, Organized Wisdom and many more), and for likening the health care system to a “calciified hairball stuck at the bottom … Continued

Funding and Incentives for Health 2.0

Funding models for health IT are changing. Incentive systems in mainstream health care may be too—but perhaps not fast enough. Listen to what several veteran technology entrepreneurs and VCs say about what’s needed for new opportunities and hear feedback from … Continued