The Health Technology Podcast

The inside track from leaders in the field. For health technology entrepreneurs who want to speed their technology to market. We interview entrepreneurs and experts in areas such as IP, regulatory, and marketing. Recorded onsite in San Francisco.

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Episodes

Preventing Foot Amputation in Diabetes Patients

With Jon Bloom, MD

“It’s been whole days in the operating room doing nothing but amputations. I kept thinking like, this is Civil War medicine. If it’s disease, you cut it off…if we could solve this thing, wouldn’t, that be amazing?”

How to Be a Confident, Effective Speaker

With Matt Abrahams, Co-Founder & Principal, BoldEcho Communications

“Tell me the time, don’t build me the clock.”

Telemedicine in the Women’s Health Space

With Crystal Evuleocha, CEO & Co-Founder, Kiira Health

“What I saw when I moved here was a lot of students from really diverse backgrounds on these campuses. And what’s really missed sometimes is not having clinicians who are representative of all these students.”

Faster & Better EEG Tests with Zeto

With Aswin Gunasekar, CEO & Founder, Zeto

“We want to provide a 10X process improvement because it’s one thing to talk about the future, but there’s a cadence to that. You first need to go after the inefficient work that physicians, EEG, technologists and caregivers do, so that they can be more productive in providing patient care.”

Solutions for Women’s Health

With Holly Sheffield, President, CooperSurgical

“We touch a lot of very important things, and have access to unique data, and we can imagine how to use that to power everyone to better outcomes.”

Managing Chronic Conditions Outside the Clinic

With Christine Lemke, Co-Founder, Co-CEO, & President, Evidation Health

“Our bodies are the ultimate supply chain, shepherding all the different nutrients through our body and waste through the body. It’s a tightly run logistics system at the end of the day.”

Scaling the Deskless Workforce

With Matt Fairhurst, Co-Founder & CEO, Skedulo

Skedulo is helping the world understand and manage their workforce, schedule and assign work faster and intelligently and get work on mobile devices.

Healthcare for a Changing Population

With Abner Mason, Founder & CEO, ConsejoSano

Prior to starting ConsejoSano, Abner founded and led the Workplace Wellness Council of Mexico, now the leading workplace wellness company in Mexico.

Shifamed, a Silicon Valley Medtech Innovation Hub

With Amr Salahieh, President & CEO, Shifamed

“We’re looking for scientific evidence that a concept is likely to be successful. And then, what did the first generation miss? So we can differentiate ourselves in features and technology.”

Digital Transformation, Safety, and Privacy in Healthcare

With Joe R. Bengfort, CIO, UCSF

“30% of the barriers to digital is in the technology and data. 70% is changing the culture and changing the workflow. And in healthcare, I think it’s particularly difficult.”

Digital Twins for Clinical Trials

With Charles K. Fisher, PhD, Founder & CEO, Unlearn.AI

Charles is founder and CEO of Unlearn.AI, a company developing “digital twins” for clinical trials. What is a digital twin? It’s a comprehensive, longitudinal, and computationally generated clinical record that describes what would have happened if a specific patient had received a placebo.

The Advantage of Being the Underdog

With Malay Gandhi, SVP, Business Operations, Evidation Health

“If you ask entrepreneurs, which we did, every six months we surveyed them, the most valuable thing we did was open doors.” Malay Gandhi is Partner at the VC firm Ensemble Labs, and Senior VP for Business Operations at Evidation Health.