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WIRED: Moving beyond checklists could make the NHS safer

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Apr 2016

WIRED: Moving beyond checklists could make the NHS safer

My recent article in WIRED Magazine, arguing that we need good design – as well as checklists – to improve patient safety.

The King’s Fund: eight technologies that will change health and care

02

Jan 2016

The King’s Fund: eight technologies that will change health and care

In Article Innovation Medicine By cosgadmin

Very excited to announce the publication of my new article for The King’s Fund with Matthew Honeyman on the eight technologies that will change health and care:

KQED Digital Health: This should be the best time to be a doctor but its not

09

Nov 2015

KQED Digital Health: This should be the best time to be a doctor but its not

In Article Innovation Medicine By cosgadmin

I wrote an article for NPR’s KQED Digital Health pages, on hype and hubris in digital health, and the reality of working as a doctor in the digital age.

A new digital era for mental health

23

Jun 2015

A new digital era for mental health

It has long been recognised that mental health is neglected by healthcare systems across the world. Any yet the burden of disease is as significant as any. The WHO predicts that by 2030 depression will be the leading cause of the global burden of disease, outstripping ischaemic heart disease. Digital technology can improve psychiatric services along […]

Why entrepreneurship and innovation should be rewarded in medicine

13

Jan 2015

Why entrepreneurship and innovation should be rewarded in medicine

  Medical training is about box ticking. Where are the boxes for innovation and entrepreneurship? I wrote an article for the BMA. 

BBC interview: Frugal Innovation in health

13

Jan 2015

BBC interview: Frugal Innovation in health

I was interviewed about frugal innovation in healthcare as part of Wave for Health in Paris. Listen to it on Peter Day’s In Business programme on Radio 4.  

In 10 years time, healthcare will be unrecognisable

22

Dec 2014

In 10 years time, healthcare will be unrecognisable

In Article Medicine By cosgadmin

 “In 10 years time, healthcare will be unrecognisable” – Vishal Gulati, DFJ A new blog post for Capital Enterprise, reporting on the Digital Health Pit Stop this November at the brand new Digital Catapult. Read it here.

BMA Communities: Hacking Ebola

17

Nov 2014

BMA Communities: Hacking Ebola

In Article By cosgadmin

Published on 13th November 2014 in BMA Communities. Repurposing materials for other uses is not new concept. In India they even have a word for it. ‘Jugaad’ is Hindu for ‘frugal innovation’ – the art of repurposing existing materials for new solutions. In developing solutions for the current Ebola outbreak the concept of Jugaad is […]

BMA Communities: Singularity University team project

31

Oct 2014

BMA Communities: Singularity University team project

In Article By cosgadmin

Published on 31st October 2014 in BMA Communities Silicon Valley is obsessed with biology. It is being hailed as the next big technological revolution, to rival the recent computing one. We are now automating biological experiments, finding ways to reprogram cells and viruses, and even 3D-printing organs. So it was unsurprising that health and biotechnology […]

BMA Communities: Planning how to make Mars habitable

19

Sep 2014

BMA Communities: Planning how to make Mars habitable

In Article By cosgadmin

Published on 19th September in BMA Communities I love medicine. I love the science, the satisfaction of a diagnosis, and the human stories. It can be horrible, hard and emotionally exhausting, but on a fundamental level it can be infinitely rewarding. But I love creating things too. I enjoy building new projects and fleshing out […]