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Quality and Safety Boards: A Lesson in Proactive Pediatric Health

Quality and Safety Boards: A Lesson in Proactive Pediatric Health

By Brian Jacobs, MD, VP, CMIO and CIO , Children’s National Health System

The notion that we as healthcare providers should anticipate the needs of patients and act on the latest data might seem self-evident.

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Big Data: The Catalyst of Digital Transformation

Big Data: The Catalyst of Digital Transformation

By Mona Badie, CIO & CDO, GE Hitachi Nuclear Power

Big data is shifting the competitive landscape. Today’s capabilities to store and analyze vast amounts of data are creating untapped opportunities for productivity.

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Transforming Health Care for the Consumer

Transforming Health Care for the Consumer

By Laurent Rotival, SVP of Strategic Technology Solutions and CIO, Cambia Health Solutions

As the saying goes – everyone is a patient, thus everyone is invested in health care.

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Celgene BI Solution Drives Analytics, Compliance and Reporting

Celgene BI Solution Drives Analytics, Compliance and Reporting

By Joanne Beck, Ph.D., Executive Vice President, Global Pharmaceutical Development & Operations, Celgene Corporation

The highly-regulated nature of the pharmaceutical industry – coupled with historically siloed organizational models and mergers and acquisitions that introduce disparate operational and IT systems to the enterprise.

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How Pharma CIOs Can Use Big Data Techniques to Improve Drug Safety

How Pharma CIOs Can Use Big Data Techniques to Improve Drug Safety

By Christy Wilson, Senior Director, Pharma and Biotech Segment, Elsevier’s R&D Solutions

For pharmaceutical companies, the safety of their products is of paramount concern.

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Can Expanding Data Sources in Pharma lead to Faster Drug Development?

Can Expanding Data Sources in Pharma lead to Faster Drug Development?

By James Streeter, Global VP Life Sciences Strategy, Oracle Health Sciences

It's a logical conclusion that expanding data sources in clinical trials can lead to more therapies, but does this additional data speed up or slow down a clinical trial?

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The Challenge of Complex Biologics Development

The Challenge of Complex Biologics Development

By Ron Guido, VP Regulatory Affairs, IRX Therapeutics

The emergence of biosimilars has highlighted the challenges involved in manufacturing large, complex biological products.

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From Transactional to Translational: Bridging the Bench to Bedside Gap

From Transactional to Translational: Bridging the Bench to Bedside Gap

By Michael Murphy, Chief Medical and Scientific Officer, Worldwide Clinical Trials

In its genesis CRO and sponsor relationships were built around single points of contact, an overflow and capacity based business model with a “feast versus famine” business cycle and a transactional exchange of services.

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Increasing Value to Patients with Data & Analytics

Increasing Value to Patients with Data & Analytics

By Charlton Park, Chief Analytics Officer at University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics

How to increase value is a question all health care providers are facing. The transformation that is necessary will require all providers to improve clinical outcomes.

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Improving Clinical Studies and Benefitting Patients

Improving Clinical Studies and Benefitting Patients

By Margaretta Nyilas, MD, Senior Vice President, Clinical Management & Business Operations, Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization. Inc.

The steady pace of new disruptive technologies continues to transform our personal lives, as businesses also continue to realize increasing efficiencies and cost reductions.

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EHRs: A Win-Win to Provide Patient Education Materials

EHRs: A Win-Win to Provide Patient Education Materials

By Tony Schueth, CEO and Managing Partner, Point-of-Care Partners

Patient-centric educational materials are needed now as never before. Federal mandates require physicians to use electronic health records (EHRs) to meet patient engagement and quality requirements.

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Value Innovation in the Radiology Practice

Value Innovation in the Radiology Practice

By Shannon Werb, CIO, Virtual Radiologic

Deep learning is one technology that will assist clinicians in what we like to think of as “assisted diagnostics.

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The Changing Face of IT Leadership

The Changing Face of IT Leadership

By Kevin Dawson, VP, Information Services, LA BioMed Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute

IT executives are expected to be business leaders responsible for the information services function from end-to-end and not just the custodians of the IT infrastructure.

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The New Consumerized Enterprise

By Brad Martin, Senior Director, Product Marketing, PRO Unlimited

There is a dramatic change happening in enterprise software design. The chasm between the consumer and enterprise experience is quickly closing. Enterprise users demand the same product experiences they have in their personal lives.

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Cloud Computing for Affordable Medicines

Cloud Computing for Affordable Medicines

By Manoj Shah, VP-IT, Amneal Pharmaceuticals

We started to look at cloud computing a few years ago out of necessity and it has gradually evolved to become an important part of our IT strategy.

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