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June 10 2015 0comment

Walgreen, insurers push expansion of virtual doctor visits

Walgreen Co. expects to reach about half the country by the end of the year with a new telemedicine service that lets people see doctors for minor ailments without leaving the home or office. The nation’s largest drugstore chain is expanding a smartphone application it started testing last December to tablets and personal computers and […]

May 06 2015 0comment

Liberty County EMS : Again Leads the Way in Mobile Integrated Healthcare with its Historic Deployment of LifeBot DREAMS Ambulance EMS Telemedicine

Fifteen years ago Liberty County EMS was selected to lead the way in EMS Telemedicine and Mobile Integrated Healthcare functioning as the test bed for field trials and research and development for the military DREAMS Project. Now it continues this tradition with the deployment of LifeBot DREAMS. Fifteen years ago Liberty County EMS was the […]

May 02 2015 0comment

Experts call for innovations to aid Africa’s healthcare

[ADDIS ABABA] Local technologies and innovations can transform healthcare delivery in Africa, health experts and biomedical researchers have told a conference. The 50 health experts at the conference, while highlighting existing setbacks, reached consensus to prioritise locally generated high-impact technologies to transform Africa’s healthcare delivery. The experts discussed challenges and the potential for using technologies […]

April 25 2015 0comment

The pioneering continent

ARE small cargo drones the answer to some of Africa’s most pressing problems? A group of European engineers supported by IBM thinks so. Christened “flying donkeys” and now in development, the drones will carry 10kg (22 pounds) of cargo each over distances of up to 120km (75 miles) to supply medicine to remote communities or […]

December 05 2014 0comment

Frost & Sullivan Awards LifeBot the 2014 New Product Innovation Leadership Award for Portable Telemedicine Solutions

Independent research of the leading telemedicine solutions by Frost & Sullivan has resulted in LifeBot receiving their 2014 Award for New Product Innovation Leadership for Portable Telemedicine. To download and view the full report free click: ↓ download report ↓ view full newsletter version · ↓ download newsletter pdf file version The Process of Research: […]

September 30 2014 0comment

A Decade of Development: Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Research in Sub-Saharan Africa

This event has concluded, view the replay. Co-sponsored by the Constituency for Africa, this Ronald H. Brown African Affairs Series event is an opportunity to discuss the state of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) research in Africa and the challenges governments face in providing young people with a STEM education. Participants, including government ministers […]