Monthly Archives: November 2012

Open Patient Consent and Clinical Research Data

Overcoming Lingering Concerns In my last several posts, I wrote about how crucial it is to increase the liquidity of clinical research data ― particularly clinical trial data ― and how we can achieve improved data liquidity with patient-centric systems and software. But there’s … Continue reading

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Better Systems for Clinical Data Collaboration

Innovation in Systems and Software In my last two posts, I wrote about the need for more liquidity in clinical research data.  As a foundation for sharing this new more-liquid clinical research data, we need more patient-centric systems, where patients … Continue reading

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Improving Data Liquidity in Clinical Research

Empowering Patients and Doctors In my last post, I wrote about the need for data liquidity in clinical research – and the need for biopharmaceutical companies and healthcare institutions to take the lead by freeing up data about their studies, … Continue reading

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The Need for Data Liquidity in Clinical Research

Much of the content in the next few posts was developed jointly with my close friend and trusted colleague Joris Van Dam.  Joris is truly a superstar and is doing fantastic work around the world related to eHealth and improving … Continue reading

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RISD Entrepreneur Mindshare Celebrates Artrepreneurship

Encouraging Entrepreneurship for Artists My wife Amy Palmer and I were honored to sponsor the 2nd annual RISD Entrepreneur Mindshare. RISD President John Maeda has provided incredible leadership and thoughtful guidance in developing the next generation of top-tier “Artrepreneurs,” and the event … Continue reading

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Upstart is in Beta – Check It Out

Help Support the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs I posted previously about a great new company called Upstart that I’ve been helping to get off the ground. Now Upstart is in Beta. I’ve already backed more than a dozen outstanding Upstarts – … Continue reading

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