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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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Genomics Sciences and Precision Medicine

Genomics Sciences and Precision Medicine

By Raul Urrutia, Director, Genomics Sciences and Precision Medicine Center (GSPMC), Medical College of Wisconsin And Warren P. Knowles, Professor of Genomics Sciences and Precision Medicine. Professor of Surgery and Biochemistry, Medical College of Wisconsin

The Genomic Sciences and Precision Medicine Center (GSPMC) at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), originally called the Human and Molecular Genetics Center (HMGC),was founded in the late 1990s.

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Connect To Succeed: The Future of IoT in Supply Chain Management

Connect To Succeed: The Future of IoT in Supply Chain Management

By Bryan Tantzen, Senior Director, Kinetic Industry Products, Cisco

The first – and most important – step those in the supply chain management industry should implement is to extend connectivity to new things and devices.

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Technology Touches Every Aspect of the Pharmaceutical

Technology Touches Every Aspect of the Pharmaceutical

By Michael Swanick, Global Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences Industry Leader, PwC

Technological advances, empowered consumers, disruptive new entrants, and rising demand by an aging population are ushering in a new era in healthcare

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Covering All Aspects of Analytics

Covering All Aspects of Analytics

By Paul Kallukaran, Executive Director, Global Commercial Business Analytics

When Merck IT decided to focus on analytics, the intent was clear – empower the company to identify insights and make data-driven decisions that have the potential to solve important problems and drive shareholder value.

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Making Healthcare Better Through Mobile Innovation

Making Healthcare Better Through Mobile Innovation

By Bijoy Sagar, Global CIO, Stryker

The medical technology industry, like many others in the healthcare sector, recognizes the importance of innovative data-based solutions in delivering a superior patient and customer experience.

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Becoming a Digitally Empowered Health Network

Becoming a Digitally Empowered Health Network

By Ed Kopetsky, CIO of Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford, Stanford Children’s Health

By providing accessible, unified care experiences via digital connectivity, we can innovate and standardize high-quality outpatient care.

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Being a Biotech CIO, or How to StopWorrying and Love Rapid Change

Being a Biotech CIO, or How to StopWorrying and Love Rapid Change

By R. Mark Adams, CIO, Good Start Genetics, Cambridge, MA

Biotechnology and biomedicine companies, by nature, experience explosive growth as scientific innovation feeds and fills their markets wif novel products and services.

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No Drug Can Save the Ailing Data Warehouse, but There is a Prescription for Life after Its Death

No Drug Can Save the Ailing Data Warehouse, but There is a Prescription for Life after Its Death

By Christopher Ferrara, Senior Director, Industry Solutions, Qlik

In this fast paced and cost-conscious industry, few Life Sciences companies have the appetite to spend millions of dollars or wait for months to access something that is all around us–data.

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Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) in Healthcare Ecosystem

Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) in Healthcare Ecosystem

By Nilesh Patkar, CIO, NaviMedical

All over the globe, healthcare organizations and all participants in the healthcare ecosystem are increasingly making IT investments to improve their care delivery, efficiency, capabilities.

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CRO Business Service Re-Design with IT Service Embedded

CRO Business Service Re-Design with IT Service Embedded

By Jerry Xing, VP-IT, WuXiAppTec

Contract Research Organization (CRO) is playing a key role in the pharmaceutical industry, in the early and late stage of drug discovery service.

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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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IT Strategy in Healthcare

IT Strategy in Healthcare

By Matthew Sena, M.H.A., CIO, Northern Arizona Healthcare

Today’s healthcare IT strategy is a tree with multiple trunks and many intertwining branches addressing needs of a complex and evolving healthcare landscape.

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Machine Learning- A New Paradigm Shift

By Kent Sorensen, CEO, DITA Exchange

Machine learning is finally making its way into mainstream conversations. On the surface, it sounds like the development of the artificial intelligence that we have been warned of in science fiction movies.

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Mount Sinai: Revolutionizing Healthcare Industry

Mount Sinai: Revolutionizing Healthcare Industry

By Kumar Chatani, EVP & CIO, The Mount Sinai Hospital

​The Mount Sinai Health System has become a leader in shifting to a value-based health care model from a fee-for-service model.

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