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Posted by Darshana V. Nadkarni, Ph.D. in Big Data -Cloud -IoT-Software -Mobile -Entrepreneurship, Biotech - Medical Device - Life Science - Healthcare on September 29, 2014
US healthcare and healthcare globally, faces some major challenges in the form of cost containment, effective coordination of care, and battling the spread of chronic diseases. Can digital health give us leverage and tools for addressing these challenges? At next EPPIC (www.eppicglobal.org) event, two innovative leaders in digital health, will share their perspectives.
Michelle Longmire is founder of Medable, a cloud platform that provides HIPAA compliant services to mobile and web applications. Developers can build applications that communicate securely with Medable’s cloud platform using the Medable API. Medable services are hosted on scalable, fault tolerant platform system.
Michelle Longmire is a physician-scientist, with a background in image analysis and processing and holds patents in machine learning as applied to medical diagnostics. Currently she is training in dermatology at Stanford University Medical Center in Palo Alto, CA.
Anoo Nathan is Founder and CEO of Smart Montior, a device designed to provide monitoring and tracking solutions for people with chronic health conditions. Blending sensor, mobile, and cloud technologies with big data analytics, Smart Monitor offers solutions that enhance safety and autonomy for people with chronic conditions.
Anoo Nathan is a serial entrepreneur who has co-founded 2 companies, taking them from inception to profitability to exit and is an inventor on several patents.
The event will be at Lowenstein Sandler, LLP, 390 Lytton Ave., Palo Alto, CA 94301, on October 7 at 6pm. Price for EPPIC members is $10 and for non members is $20. Register for this event at www.eppicglobal.org.
Also tomorrow, September 30th at 8:30 am CEO & Founder of Corvectra, Chris Melton will speak on “Rocket Science Meets Biotech at the Frontier of Digital Health” at http://www.bio2devicegroup.org event at 456 West Olive Avenue, Sunnyvale. This is a free event. Walk-ins welcome.