Boston, MA | 9.16.14

We will hear about some of the most creative approaches to primary care delivery as five finalists from the Primary Care Challenge pitch-to-win in front of a panel of esteemed judges.

September 17
Interview with Val Mentorship on the medical journey, mentors in medicine, and the best advice she has received.
September 16
I spent eight hours learning about the do’s and don’ts of my hospital’s particular system, only to find out that it was going to be different in a few years once a full system integration was complete.
September 15
Today we’re reading about a mobile application that is solving medical mysteries, researchers making progress on artificial organs and whether or not wearable data should live in electronic medical records.
September 12
And the finalists are… (drum roll please!)
September 11
In 2010, we prescribed enough prescription opiate painkillers to keep every American medicated around the clock for a whole month.
September 10
A Reuters article explains that duration and grip make all the difference; for example, a high-five slap transfers only about 50 percent as much bacteria as a handshake.