Tag Archives: Healthcare

Blockchain Speaker Series: Healthcare Applications

Providing healthcare services reliably and effectively requires a lot of information about patients.¬†This especially so in the age of personalized medicine. Managing, sharing, and accessing medical records is a often a headache for healthcare providers. Blockchain technology may provide an … Continue reading

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Research Fellow Dr. Klein on Healthcare and CVS-Aetna Merger

CVS Health and Aetna Insurance recently announced their intent to merge. This would combine the nation’s largest pharmacy chain and the nation’s largest health insurer. The healthcare industry has seen consolidation on several fronts. But a merger of this kind … Continue reading

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Second Annual Healthspan Extension Policy and Regulation Workshop

By Gary E. Marchant The Center for Law, Science & Innovation convened its Second Annual Workshop on Healthspan Extension Policy and Regulation in Scottsdale Arizona on May 5, 2017. This invitation-only event was attended by approximately 30 experts in science, … Continue reading

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A Hypochondriac’s Dream …. Or Worst Nightmare Intercepted By The FDA

What could be better, or worse, than a smartphone health app to help diagnose over 60 diseases?¬† The FDA has given us all time to opine on this by questioning a healthcare app kit manufacturer’s authority to offer its smartphone-linked … Continue reading

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March 2013 Conference on Technology and Healthcare Costs – View the Videos!

Monday, August 12, 2013 By Yvonne Stevens Earlier this year, the Center for Law, Science & Innovation, along with the University of Chicago and Arnie Calica, sponsored a one-day conference entitled, Technology and the Rising Cost of Health Care: A … Continue reading

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