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Teaching for the future. The changing face of Medical Education.

A must-read 3-part series by MedPage Today on the changing landscape of medical education across the board to bridge the gap between how medical students are trained and how health care is delivered. $1 million to 11 medical schools to

Teaching for the future. The changing face of Medical Education.

A must-read 3-part series by MedPage Today on the changing landscape of medical education across the board to bridge the gap between how medical students are trained and how health care is delivered. $1 million to 11 medical schools to

The P-value hoax? Statistically significant or not, I don’t know!

An interesting read on the established use of the P-value. A reminder to be ever skeptical. “Now, the powers-that-be have decided that a p-value less than 0.05 is “statistically significant.” That means your study is positive. And most of us

The P-value hoax? Statistically significant or not, I don’t know!

An interesting read on the established use of the P-value. A reminder to be ever skeptical. “Now, the powers-that-be have decided that a p-value less than 0.05 is “statistically significant.” That means your study is positive. And most of us

Did your bully’s heart beat differently than yours?

Dr. Perry Wilson offers his insight on the data collected from a study that showed a low heart rate at age 18 was associated with future violence. Full video here: http://tinyurl.com/od2xgce

Did your bully’s heart beat differently than yours?

Dr. Perry Wilson offers his insight on the data collected from a study that showed a low heart rate at age 18 was associated with future violence. Full video here: http://tinyurl.com/od2xgce

Predicting seizures with the Apple Watch? The future of Epilepsy management with Apple.

In a recent report, Johns Hopkins University, in partnership with developer Thread Research, plans to harness Apple Watch and iPhone sensors (such as heart rate sensor and accelerometer data from Watch, gyroscope data from iPhone and dynamic user feedback to

Predicting seizures with the Apple Watch? The future of Epilepsy management with Apple.

In a recent report, Johns Hopkins University, in partnership with developer Thread Research, plans to harness Apple Watch and iPhone sensors (such as heart rate sensor and accelerometer data from Watch, gyroscope data from iPhone and dynamic user feedback to

Don’t like your current organs? 3D print one!

Researchers at UCSF have developed a method called DNA Programmed Assembly of Cells (DPAC) that brings us one step closer to being able to print fully functional living organs – for now, they’ve created tiny models aka Organoids! Full article

Don’t like your current organs? 3D print one!

Researchers at UCSF have developed a method called DNA Programmed Assembly of Cells (DPAC) that brings us one step closer to being able to print fully functional living organs – for now, they’ve created tiny models aka Organoids! Full article

Diagnose malaria with your smartphone. #PolarizedLightMicroscopy

Researchers at Texas A&M University have developed a novel point-of-care device that can diagnose malaria using a smartphone! “The mobile-optical-polarization imaging device or MOPID attaches to smartphones or tablets and allows the camera to detect ‘birefringent hemozoin’ in histological samples,

Diagnose malaria with your smartphone. #PolarizedLightMicroscopy

Researchers at Texas A&M University have developed a novel point-of-care device that can diagnose malaria using a smartphone! “The mobile-optical-polarization imaging device or MOPID attaches to smartphones or tablets and allows the camera to detect ‘birefringent hemozoin’ in histological samples,

Want to Monitor your sleep without wearing anything? Samsung can help.

Samsung will soon be releasing a new sleep aid called ‘Sleep Sense’ that will be able to track sleep by relying on parameters previously unavailable to consumers. The device monitors the heart rate, breathing rate, movement in bed, and can

Want to Monitor your sleep without wearing anything? Samsung can help.

Samsung will soon be releasing a new sleep aid called ‘Sleep Sense’ that will be able to track sleep by relying on parameters previously unavailable to consumers. The device monitors the heart rate, breathing rate, movement in bed, and can