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Views on the role of MedTech in solving global or regional health issues.
From over-testing to over-treatment – exploring pros and cons of screening programmes
21 Feb 2017
Executive Director, European Alliance for Personalised Medicine
The argument has raged for some time and shows no sign of abating any time soon: screening for diseases, yes or no? Take the case of prostate cancer screening...
We’re living longer – but can we live better?
1 Feb 2017
Most Europeans born today will live into their eighties but behind that impressive statistic lie inequalities and ill-health. It’s time we focused on adding...
Great expectations for 2017
11 Jan 2017
As ‘thinking season’ kicks off, the focus is on how technology and big data can deliver better value healthcare to more people than ever before. January is a...
4th industrial revolution: driving sustainable development
24 Nov 2016
Chief Strategist, Fipra International
For the first time in history, a major industrial change is taking place in parallel with a global push towards a shared vision of the future. The 4th...
Let’s address the perfect storm of factors leading to obesity in disadvantaged children
2 Nov 2016
Childhood obesity is increasing, particularly in low- and middle-income countries. In high–income countries, while prevalence may be plateauing, it remains...