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Lessons from Healthcare's Grand H@ckfest

When more than 450 participants packed the top floor of MIT's Media Lab this month, they were joining H@cking Medicine's Zen Chu in a "grand" experiment.

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Posted by: Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on March 27, 2014
Category:  Ideation 
The winners of Healthcare's Grand H@ckfest

Last weekend, hundreds of entrepreneurs, designers, engineers and healthcare professionals came together in Boston to "hack" some of healthcare's biggest pain points.

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Posted by: Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on March 20, 2014
Category:  Ideation 
Photos from Healthcare's Grand H@ckfest

If you missed Healthcare's Grand H@ckfest -- or just want to relive the whirlwind weekend -- check out our slideshow.

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Posted by: Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on March 18, 2014
Category:  Ideation 
Healthcare's Grand H@ckfest starts now

Healthcare's Grand H@ckfest, a collaboration between the Kauffman Foundation and MIT's H@cking Medicine, kicks off tonight in Boston.

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Posted by: Zen Chu
on March 14, 2014
Category:  Ideation 
Healthcare tech entrepreneurs can take the Shark Tank plunge in Boston

Early-stage health technology entrepreneurs and startups can plunge into the "shark tank" at Brigham and Women's Hospital next month for the chance to find a clinical partner.

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Posted by: Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on March 06, 2014
Category:  Ideation  Creation 
When the patients met the innovators at MedCity CONVERGE

At MedCity CONVERGE, a national, executive-level summit on healthcare innovation in Philadelphia last week, local AARP members were on hand to learn about the two-dozen companies represented in the Pfizer Startup Showcase.

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Posted by: Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on July 19, 2013
Category:  Ideation 
Three healthcare entrepreneurs share their stories at MedCity CONVERGE

At MedCity CONVERGE, a national, executive-level summit on healthcare innovation in Philadelphia last week, the program featured opportunities for life science and digital health entrepreneurs to share their lessons from the field. Here are three of their stories.

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Posted by: Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on July 18, 2013
Category:  Ideation 
New opportunities for entrepreneurs from MedCity CONVERGE

At MedCity CONVERGE, a national, executive-level summit on healthcare innovation in Philadelphia last week, stakeholders from the business community, government, and health insurers provided a glimpse into new opportunities for life science and digital health entrepreneurs.

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Posted by: Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on July 15, 2013
Category:  Execution  Creation  Ideation 
Access for entrepreneurs: An interview with Dominique Pahud (video)

At MedCity CONVERGE, a national, executive-level summit on healthcare innovation in Philadelphia this week, eMed sat down with the Kauffman Foundation's Dominique Pahud to discuss access for entrepreneurs.

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Posted by: Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on July 12, 2013
Category:  Execution 
Insights for entrepreneurs from MedCity CONVERGE

MedCity CONVERGE, a national summit on healthcare innovation, kicked off Tuesday in Philadelphia with insights from pharma, insurance, health systems, and more.

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Posted by: Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on July 10, 2013
Category:  Creation  Execution  Growth  Ideation