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How Large Organizations Can Embrace Innovation in Digital Health

How Large Organizations Can Embrace Innovation in Digital Health In an interview at Singularity University’s Exponential Medicine in San Diego, Eugene Borukhovich described how big companies like his can better embrace digital health technologies. Borukhovich is the global head for digital health incubation and innovation at Bayer, where his team focuses on improving patient health by implementing digital…
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Just a Few of the Amazing Things AI Is Doing in Healthcare

Just a Few of the Amazing Things AI Is Doing in Healthcare In an interview at Singularity University’s Exponential Medicine in San Diego, Neil Jacobstein shared some groundbreaking developments in artificial intelligence for healthcare. Jacobstein is Singularity University’s faculty chair in AI and robotics, a distinguished visiting scholar at Stanford University’s MediaX Program, and has served as…
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The Quest to Transform End-of-Life Medical Care Into a More Human Experience

The Quest to Transform End-of-Life Medical Care Into a More Human Experience In an interview at Singularity University’s Exponential Medicine in San Diego, Shoshana Ungerleider spoke about the taboo topic we all eventually confront—death. Ungerleider is an expert in the field of end-of-life care and is working to overhaul patient treatment at this life stage.…
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The Future of Digital Health: Personalized Health Care Beyond the Doctor’s Office

The Future of Digital Health: Personalized Health Care Beyond the Doctor’s Office In an interview at Singularity University’s Exponential Medicine in San Diego, Leslie Saxon, founder and executive director of the USC Center for Body Computing, spoke about the Virtual Care Clinic her team is building. The concept for the Virtual Care Clinic was created in 2015…
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Technology Can and Should Be Designed for Emotional Wellness

Technology Can and Should Be Designed for Emotional Wellness In an interview at Singularity University’s Exponential Medicine in San Diego, Nichol Bradford, co-founder and executive director of Sofia University’s Transformative Technology Lab, explored how new technologies are being designed to enhance emotional wellness and awareness. Sofia University’s Transformative Technology Lab is certainly a unique space in Silicon Valley.…
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The Future of Cancer Treatment Is Personalized and Collaborative

The Future of Cancer Treatment Is Personalized and Collaborative In an interview at Singularity University’s Exponential Medicine in San Diego, Richard Wender, chief cancer control officer at the American Cancer Society, discussed how technology has changed cancer care and treatment in recent years. Just a few years ago, microscopes were the primary tool used in cancer…
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How Neuroscience Is Beginning to Rewire the Brain From the Inside Out

How Neuroscience Is Beginning to Rewire the Brain From the Inside Out In an interview at Exponential Medicine in San Diego, Singularity University faculty and speaker Dr. Divya Chander takes a look at how emerging technologies are letting us peer inside the human brain like never before. As an anesthesiologist and neuroscientist at Stanford University, Chander specializes in…
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What Does Cryptocurrency Have to Do With Blockchain Anyway?

What Does Cryptocurrency Have to Do With Blockchain Anyway? There’s a common misconception about cryptocurrencies that goes something like this: Blockchain is a revolutionary new way of sharing information and is clearly a valuable and transformative technology—but cryptocurrencies are just a fad, the latest bubble from tulips to tech stocks. So, why care about cryptocurrencies…
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How Clinical Trials Are Making the Case for MDMA in Psychotherapy

How Clinical Trials Are Making the Case for MDMA in Psychotherapy In an interview at Exponential Medicine in San Diego, speaker Brad Burge discussed the innovative applications of MDMA in psychotherapy. Burge is the director of strategic communications at non-profit MAPS (Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies). Historically, MDMA has been known as a psychedelic drug and was criminalized…
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