Category Denistry

National Health Coordinator Dr. Karen DeSalvo says DX and Health IT industry need to ‘get real for people’

Denver: I agree with National Health Coordinator Dr. DeSalvo that people need to understand the importance of electronic health records and medical data. The US medical community need to get over their fears of using HealthIT or that insurance companies will tell them how to practice medicine — as if the insurance doesn’t already. In the […]

GEN | Insight & Intelligence™ Identifies Top 10 European Biopharma Clusters

  GEN’s algorithm ranked the top locations that included many of the up-and-coming smaller clusters which are showing major advances. The European cluster building deploys the organizing principle of Subsidiarity, which increases the opportunity for accelerated growth. The closer the governing authority the faster decision process. One notable example was Norway’s Oslo Cancer Cluster which […]

Meet The Companies Pitching At The Atlanta And New Orleans Meetups

Check out the stellar list of New Orleans Start-ups who pitched their companies to a 400+ crowd of entrepreneurs, VC’s and others.

News from BioDistrict New Orleans: 10.16. 2013

Here’s a link to our current newsletter covering a variety of topics about the growth of the healthcare and bioscience industries in New Orleans. News from BioDistrict New Orleans: 10.16. 2013.  

LSUHSC awarded $3 million grant to study effect of HIV-related changes to oral bacteria

Dr. Paul Fidel, the Carl Baldridge Professor and Associate Dean for Research at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans’ School of Dentistry, is the lead principal investigator of a $2.76 million grant from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research over five years to study how HIV and antiretroviral therapy may change communities of […]