Women In Health IT

women-led startups
By Bernie Monegain 09:16 am June 27, 2017
Startups with women at the helm have executive leadership teams that are on average 38 percent women, 2.4 times the average, survey finds.
Facebook introduces new coding

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg chats with Grand Circus alumni.

By Bernie Monegain 08:57 am June 27, 2017
The program aims to attract more women into software development, expand to other cities.
Apple hires Sumbul Desai

Apple has recruited Sumbul Desai, MD, but remains mum on her role. YouTube photo

By Bernie Monegain 05:34 am June 13, 2017
The company has not released information on what role she’ll play for the digital giant.
women in the workforce

Only 1 percent of large cap companies have all male boards today, according to EY, and all-male boards are disappearing at small-cap and mid-cap compnies too, as the EY graph here shows.

By Bernie Monegain 03:28 pm June 12, 2017
EY, a global advisory business services firm, has concluded that all-male corporate boards are old-school – not at all suited to today’s economy, not to mention modern mores.

Rippert is instrumental in advancing Accenture’s technology business and maximizing the use of emerging technologies.

By Bernie Monegain 01:46 pm June 12, 2017
The breadth of talent was recognized among women in healthcare, entrepreneurial, government and corporate roles in Washington, D.C.
Michelle Obama at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference

Former First Lady Michelle Obama address an audience of more than 5,000 people at Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, Calif. YouTube photo

By Bernie Monegain 08:14 am June 12, 2017
Former First Lady called on the audience to tackle new problems arising across the globe at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference.
IBM Watson Artificial Intelligence

Harriet Green is IBM General Manager of Watson Internet of Things, Customer Engagement and Education.

By Bernie Monegain 01:58 pm June 09, 2017
Cited for creativity in technology and artificial intelligence, Green is recognized on this year’s list for alerting businesses to the potential of Watson.
GE Women in Global Health

Global Health stats from the World Health Organization Assembly underway in Geneva, Switzerland.

By Bernie Monegain 03:20 pm May 22, 2017
The organizations are also releasing a documentary film about women making an impact at the grassroots level in traditionally under-represented communities. 
Ivanka Trump healthcare
By Bernie Monegain 06:41 am May 22, 2017
The Democrats also requested a meeting with the First Daughter and Senior White House Adviser to discuss healthcare policy. 

President Donald J. Trump, Gage Skidmore photo

By Bernie Monegain 06:08 am May 22, 2017
Critics say it will take critical reproductive care away from some of the world’s most vulnerable women.

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