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Racing to Develop Fast, Affordable, Accessible Tests for COVID-19

By Dr. Francis Collins – Developing faster, more convenient ways of testing for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) will be essential to our efforts to end this deadly pandemic. Despite the tremendous strides that have been made in diagnostics over the past seven months, we still need more innovation.



Updated Informatics.Health

By William Hersh MD – For many years, I have had a portion of my Web site billhersh.info devoted to an introductory overview of the informatics field entitled, What is Biomedical & Health Informatics? I originally created this site to provide an answer to that question I was asked from time to time.


Limitless Liability

By Art Gross – A year of credit monitoring along with identity theft monitoring services. That’s what most of us settle for when we find out that our personal data has been compromised. We are alerted, we change our password, we read the letter that offers these services and may or may not sign up for them.


Breakthrough Insights in Healthcare

New On Demand Dr. Nick: The Incrementalist: With guest Spencer Jones, RN Founder and CTO of Lineus Medical, maker of the SafeBreak Vascular device. There is likely no clinician that is not familiar with the challenge of intravenous drips that fail or are pulled out by accident.



NIH Project on COVID Racial Disparities

By Ashley Gold – While the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on Black and Hispanic Americans is no secret, federal officials have launched studies of the disparity that they hope will better prepare the country for the next great epidemic.