A vision of the future

Thursday 17 July 2014

Posted by Nicola Russell

An exciting new partnership between Pharma giant Novartis and Tech giant Google, was announced this week. The Alcon branch of Novartis, which produces some of the most used contact lens brands in the world, are licensing Google smart lens to get it developed for medical use. Initially developed by Google Research with their focus on […]

Self-care in the digital age

Tuesday 8 July 2014

Posted by Nicola Russell

Hosted by dallas (delivering assisted living lifestyles at scale) and The King’s Fund, Self-Care in the Digital Age, an event held at the end of June, brought together health care professionals and digital health innovators to discuss self-care and the future of digital innovation/integration. The dallas programme – developed by the UK’s innovation agency, the […]

Health in Numbers: Opening up our Body Data

Friday 4 July 2014

Posted by David Clare

Yesterday I jumped on the train to Leeds, not to catch the start of the Tour de France, but for something much more impactful – at least in terms of the future of healthcare. Leeds Data Mill is an initiative that has been running for 4 months now, in which Leeds aim to become nationwide […]