The NIH Chief Wants to End the ‘Manel’—Brainstorm Health

NIH director Francis Collins is cracking down on all-male panels in a bid for equality in the life sciences. Hello and happy hump day, readers! The “manel” has seeped into conference culture--and none other than the director of the .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 12th, 2019

Former FDA Chief Gottlieb Heads to Pfizer’s Board: Brainstorm Health

Gottlieb has long had ties to pharmaceutical and health care companies. Good afternoon, readers – and a short one for you amid some busy times. Former Food and Drug Admin.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 27th, 2019

Former GE CEO Jeff Immelt: To Combat Costs, CEOs Should Run Health Care Like a Business

The former GE chief executive—now with Collective Health, NEA, and Athenahealth—offers his views at Fortune Brainstorm Health in San Diego. Every company is a health c.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 3rd, 2019

Brainstorm Health: Airpods and Cancer, Sandoz Chief Steps Down, Depression and Social Media

Brainstorm Health Daily: March 14, 2019 Good afternoon, readers. A slew of reports from earlier this week suggested that a significant coalition of scientists worry that wireless, Bluetooth-powered headphones such a.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 14th, 2019

Brainstorm Health: Augmented Reality in Surgery, Air Pollution Deaths, Pfizer Novartis in NASH

Brainstorm Health Daily: October 29, 2018 Happy Monday, readers. I hope you had a great weekend. Earlier this year, I spoke with physician-businessman extraordinaire Dr. Toby Cosgrove, longtime chief executive of the Cleveland .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 29th, 2018

Jaguar Health names Carol Lizak chief accounting officer

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallAug 16th, 2019

Compensation for former Partners chief executive tops $6M

The former head of the largest health system in Massachusetts reported over $6 million in compensation in 2017, earning nearly three times as much as every other health system executive in the state.  Former Partners HealthCare President and CEO D.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2019

EXCLUSIVE: One of Greater Cincinnati’s largest hospitals hires new CFO

Tim Prestridge, former chief financial officer and chief operating officer of Clinton Memorial Hospital in Wilmington, has been hired as CFO of Mercy Health-Cincinnati’s Anderson Hospital. He joined the hospital in Anderson Township, which is o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 13th, 2019

UC Health names first chief nursing officer

UC Health today named Beverly Bokovitz as the hospital system’s first chief nursing executive. Bokovitz will continue as chief nursing officer for the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, the flagship hospital of UC Health. As chief nursing e.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 29th, 2019

Charlotte"s Atrium Health names latest C-suite hire

Atrium Health named Andy Crowder as its new chief information and analytics officer. He starts on Monday. In his new role, Crowder will oversee Atrium's enterprise-level information technology and analytics solutions to improve care. He most recent.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2019

Former Sutter executive named Dignity Health Medical Foundation’s new CFO

Rancho Cordova-based Dignity Health Medical Foundation has named Theresa Hylen, a longtime executive at Sacramento-based Sutter Health, as its new chief financial officer. Dignity's medical foundation includes a network of 950 medical providers an.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2019

Former Walgreens medical chief lands at digital wellness company

Hims Inc. is bolstering up its C-suite, scooping up former Walgreens executive Patrick Carroll as its first chief medical officer. The San Francisco-based health company, known broadly as Hims/Hers, sports two brands: Hims, a direct-to-consumer wel.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2019

Premier Health executive promoted to president of Dayton-area hospital

A longtime Premier Health executive is now the top official at one of the health network's newly expanded hospitals. Joann Ringer has been promoted from chief operating officer to president of Miami Valley Hospital South in Centerville, effective i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 8th, 2019

Cardinal Health CFO Jorge Gomez to leave Aug. 9; CEO Kaufman to act as interim CFO

Cardinal Health Inc. said Monday that Chief Financial Officer Jorge Gomez is leaving the company effective Aug. 9. The company said his departure is not related to "any financial performance,.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 8th, 2019

Dentsply Sirona says Cardinal Health CFO Jorge Gomez to become its CFO

Dental products maker Dentsply Sirona Inc. said Monday it has appointed Jorge Gomez, former chief financial officer of Cardinal Health Inc. as its CFO. The announcement came shortly after Cardinal Health said Gomez was leaving on Aug. 9. .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 8th, 2019

Trump to name Tomas Philipson, a health-care expert, as his next chief economist

Philipson has been a key player in the Trump administration’s efforts to lower drug prices and push back against Democrats’ proposals for a Medicare-for-all system......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 30th, 2019

Livongo Plots a Digital Health IPO to Raise $100 Million: Brainstorm Health


Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 28th, 2019

Digital Health Startup Omada Snags Another $73 Million in Funding: Brainstorm Health

Omada Health raised $73 million at a reported $600 million valuation for its digital diabetes prevention platform. Hello and happy hump day, readers......»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 26th, 2019

What the $63 Billion AbbVie Allergan Deal Says About the Drug Industry: Brainstorm Health

AbbVie's acquisition of the Botox maker isn't a great reflection on the state of big pharma innovation. Good afternoon, readers. Let’s parse the.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 25th, 2019

Bristol-Myers Squibb Loses $6 Billion in Value on Celgene Deal Setback: Brainstorm Health

Bristol Myers surprised investors, announcing it would spin off Celgene's popular drug Otezla to address antitrust concerns. Happy Monday, readers! Bristol-Myers Squibb hasn’t exactly had a p.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 24th, 2019

Who’s Afraid of Amazon in Digital Health?⁠⁠⁠—Brainstorm Health

Brainstorm Health: June 21, 2019 Happy Friday, readers! On this summer solstice, we’ve received some more insight into exactly why health care companies are so concerned about Amazon’s entry into th.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 21st, 2019