Tag Archives: mHealth

One Giant Leap for Precision Medicine: One million research cohort to help millions of Americans who suffer from disease

By Eric Dishman, Intel Fellow and General Manager for Health and Life Sciences for Intel On January 20th, President Obama launched the Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI) to accelerate our understanding of individual variability and its effect on disease onset, progression, … Read more >

Spotlight on Technology in Education

By Carlos Contreras, Intel’s U.S. Education Director Somewhere I heard a good portrayal of our US Education System — if a student from 1910 was able to time travel to today’s classroom. It would be one of the few places … Read more >

Intel, eBay and Microsoft Signal Support for Movement on U.S. Privacy Legislation

By David Hoffman, Intel’s director of security policy and global privacy officer Intel deeply cares about protecting privacy. We see computing moving in a direction where an individual’s applications and data will move as that person moves through his or … Read more >

The Hype and Hope of “mHealth”

Another day, another flyer arrives for a seminar on “mHealth.” One that showed up in my mailbox this week is typical: high-gloss images of mobile phones and heart signals, celebratory claims about how all of this will “revolutionize” healthcare, and … Read more >