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Precision Medicine v. Accountable Care: A Faux Choice?

By Gregg A. Masters, MPH

Whether you call it personalized medicine or as Eric Topol MD prefer’s ‘individualized medicine’ or even via the possible conflation of the two c/o the President @BarackObama ‘ 443 more words


Integrating self-collecting HPV DNA testing with community health worker programs increases cervical screening coverage

This past weekend, I attended a conference on health and high politics examining the role of politics, global partnerships, and innovation in health equity and security. 649 more words

Cervical Cancer

Universal American: No Where to Be Found at JP Morgan Healthcare Conference 2015

By Gregg A. Masters, MPH

In preparing for my trip from San Diego to San Francisco to cover the 33rd Annual JP Morgan Healthcare Conference, see: … 433 more words

Accountable Care

When Mating Kills: Rewiring Nature to Kill Mosquitoes


Before coming to Canada from Bangladesh, going to sleep most nights required a lot of preparation. I had to spray my room with insecticide, put up a bed net, or both. 1,491 more words

Health & Innovation

Tremor Canceling Silverware Instills Confidence At Holiday Gatherings

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! And, given that most of us will be eating big this holiday break, we thought it’d be interesting to check back in on one of the innovative technologies we discovered earlier this year – silverware with stabilizing technology called Liftware created by… 159 more words

Health Innovation

Tampon Technology Is Making Huge Strides in HIV Prevention for Women

It’s not every day that you hearĀ  the words “tampon” and “technology” in the same sentence, but here it goes… This “tampon technology” could change the world by preventing HIV! 317 more words

Health Innovation

Photo Narrative: Geriatric Camps in Kashmir, India


Under the National Programme for Health Care of Elderly (NPHCE), geriatric camps were conducted at six villages and hamlets in the Trans Singela area of Khaltse Block, Leh Ladakh from August 1, 2013 to August 11, 2013. 169 more words

Health & Innovation