Monthly Archives: July 2019

Innovation in Online Medical Education

By |2019-07-31T09:30:14+00:00July 31st, 2019|Categories: FHS Blog|

Rebecca Patterson, Director of Global Marketing, iheed We have come a long way since 1858 when the University of London offered the first distance education degree. There are now more than 400,000 students studying remotely in the UK alone. And yet there are the naysayers! Despite the blatant time-poor world we live in and the spectacular [...]

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Embracing Innovation in Healthcare

By |2019-08-07T09:25:10+00:00July 24th, 2019|Categories: FHS Blog|

Eamonn Fitzgerald, CEO, Hermitage Medical Clinic Hermitage Medical Clinic have been sponsoring the Innovator Award at the annual Future Health Summit for the last 5 years. HMC has firmly established itself as a centre of excellence and innovation and a valuable addition to Ireland’s healthcare infrastructure, with an ethos embedded in high-tech, community focused care. HMC [...]

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Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Disruption in Healthcare – Precision medicine in “Newborns”

By |2019-07-17T09:19:48+00:00July 17th, 2019|Categories: FHS Blog|

PJ Moloney, Managing Director, P4ML, Cork Precision medicine in ‘Newborns’ requires precision diagnostics early on a change of the current care paradigm. According to the World Health Organization 1 in 6 women develop complications that threaten her or her baby’s life. Every 2 minutes a mother dies from complications related to pregnancy or childbirth. Every minute [...]

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Navigating the 4th industrial revolution: A world of higher quality but lower cost healthcare

By |2019-07-10T09:53:20+00:00July 10th, 2019|Categories: FHS Blog|

Tim Evans, Professor of Business and Political Economy, Middlesex University London   The National Health Service is loved across the UK and far beyond. Free at the point of delivery and founded by Aneuran Bevan in 1948, he envisaged a future in which the NHS would cost less once the initial backlog of people’s health needs [...]

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Future Health Summit 2019

By |2019-07-03T11:06:14+00:00July 3rd, 2019|Categories: FHS Blog|

The Future Health Summit 2019 took place on May 20th-21st at the RDS in Dublin. Once again it was my great pleasure to welcome over 400 healthcare leaders and decision makers, both international and domestic who attended this established annual event. With a speaker line up featuring over 30 contributors from the USA, Europe, UK and [...]

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