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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 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

Big Drug Makers Sue to Block Mandatory Price Disclosures in TV Ads: Brainstorm Health

Amgen, Merck, Eli Lilly, and others sued to block the Trump administration's proposed rule on drug TV ads. Happy Friday, readers! In what may be one of the least unexpected lawsuits against .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 14th, 2019

Glaxo Teams Up With CRISPR Pioneers from Berkeley, UCSF: Brainstorm Health

Brainstorm Health: June 13, 2019 Good afternoon, readers. It’s always fun (or at the very least interesting) when the big names align in the life sciences. To that end, British pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline is teaming up with the Uni.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 13th, 2019

System that includes one of Cincinnati"s largest hospitals names next COO

Premier Health, a hospital system that includes Atrium Medical Center in Middletown and Atrium Health Center in Mason as well as medical offices in Warren and Butler counties, today named Barbara Johnson as the next chief operating officer. Johns.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2019

39% of America’s LGBTQ Youth Considered Suicide in the Past Year: Brainstorm Health

A massive new st.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 11th, 2019

UPMC lawyer, Highmark chief legal officer spar in court

Highmark Health's chief legal officer testified Monday afternoon that he never believed a term sheet the insurer signed with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania was the final agreement governing the next five years of the contested relationship between Hig.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 10th, 2019

The Ideal Diet That Doesn’t Exist: Brainstorm Health

Brainstorm Health: June 10, 2019 Happy Monday, readers. I hope you had a wonderful weekend. First off,.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 10th, 2019

Help Us Find the Companies Changing the World: Brainstorm Health

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Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 7th, 2019

Inova adds more new faces to its executive team

The string of leadership changes at Inova Health System isn’t over yet. The Falls Church-based nonprofit’s latest hires come at the corporate level, with the naming of Alice Pope as its new chief financial officer. She’ll succeed longtime CF.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2019

The Ethics of ‘Biohacking’ and Digital Health Data: Brainstorm Health

An expert panel d.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 6th, 2019

Denise Gonick to step down as CEO of MVP Health Care

Denise Gonick will leave her role as the chief executive officer of MVP Health Care at the end of the summer, the Schenectady health insurer announced Thursday. Gonick has been the CEO since 2012. She is also on the insurer's board, the first person.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 6th, 2019

Digital Bike Maker Peloton’s Confidential-ish IPO: Brainstorm Health

The connected bike and treadmill startup is taking an increasingly popular tech company route. Hello and happy hump day, readers. Peloton, the di.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 5th, 2019

A Holdout on the CVS-Aetna Deal: Brainstorm Health

Brainstorm Health Daily: June 4, 2019 Good afternoon, readers. The corporate marriage between CVS and Aetna was one of the most significant health care transactions of the.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 4th, 2019

The World’s Largest Cancer Conference: Brainstorm Health

Brainstorm Health Daily: June 3, 2019 A happy Monday to you, readers. I’m trekking back over to New York from the west coast so it’ll have to be a short one from me today. Suffice to say.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 3rd, 2019

Grail Touts Its Blood Test for Detecting Cancer Early: Brainstorm Health

But the "liquid biopsy" company's early results are still, well, early. Happy Friday, readers! Another year, another meeti.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 31st, 2019

Cerner exec sells $6.5M worth of stock

A retiring Cerner Corp. executive disposed of 93,500 shares of the health care IT company’s stock worth about $6.5 million. Chief People Officer Julie Wilson sold the stock earlier this month and still maintains 45,510 shares, according to a filin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 31st, 2019

From Pokemon Go to… Pokemon Sleep?—Brainstorm Health

The Pokemon Go makers are getting in on the rest and wellness game. Good afternoon, readers! The Pokemon Go phenomenon (if anyone needs a refresher course on just what the mobile gaming app sensation is, and just how much money its brought.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 30th, 2019

Brainstorm Health: Amarin Stock, Oklahoma Opioid Testimony, Work Burnout

Brainstorm Health Daily: May 29, 2019 Good afternoon, readers. All aboard.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 29th, 2019