Innovation Pulse

Credit: Dubai Future Foundation

By Ahmed El Sherif 12:41 pm April 21, 2020
Themed "Coders versus Corona," a total of $50,000 is up for grabs by five teams that are able to present ideas that can mitigate the spread of COVID-19 through the use of technology.
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By Laura Lovett 05:23 pm April 15, 2020
The new effort is a measure of progress towards a digital health ecosystem.  
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By MobiHealthNews Staff 05:45 pm April 14, 2020
Healthbox President Neil Patel describes how his group is helping to facilitate the sharing of solutions and best practices around COVID-19 response.  
Women in waiting room on mobile phones.
By Dave Muoio 05:27 pm April 14, 2020
AT&T Business' Clint Cetti gives a rundown of new health technologies that could benefit from increased capacity and speed, as well as some key considerations for health systems planning to implement the next-generation network.
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By Laura Lovett 05:42 pm April 07, 2020
During a HIMSS20 webinar, Seattle Children's Hospital's Chief Data Officer Ryan Sousa explains the hospital's digital transformation.  
A team works on ideas at the MIT COVID-19 Challenge hackathon this weekend. Photo credit/MIT COVID-19 Challenge
By Laura Lovett 05:33 pm April 06, 2020
The new MIT COVID-19 Challenge: Beat the Pandemic is a series of hackathons and digital events focused on coming up with ways to address the virus.  
By Philipp Grätzel von Grätz 01:41 pm April 02, 2020
A new generation of tools are becoming available and are not shying away from being rigorously tested.

Credit: Amal Glass

By Ahmed El Sherif 10:19 am March 04, 2020
Amal Glass is using artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to help thousands of blind and visually-impaired individuals in the region.
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By Tammy Lovell 06:07 am March 02, 2020
Dom Raban, CEO of Xploro, and Pamela Kato, former CEO of HopeLab and owner of P. M. Kato Consulting, will be talking about their efforts at the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Digital Event (7-11 September 2020).
By Leontina Postelnicu 01:56 pm February 28, 2020
An interview with Professor Ran Balicer, chief innovation officer of Clalit Health Services and founding director of the Clalit Research Institute in Israel.