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Will Amazon Disrupt the U.S. Health Care System?

The company joins forces with Berkshire Hathaway and JP Morgan to lower costs and improve care

22 August 2018
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Engineering Medical School Programs Launch to Spur Health Care Innovations

18 July 2018
University of Illinois and Texas A&M asking students to prototype ideas to improve medical devices

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Would You Want Your Memories Uploaded to a Computer After You Die?

29 June 2018
One startup is offering to preserve people’s brains and create a virtual afterlife

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Tune In to the New Podcast Series From the IEEE Brain Initiative

27 June 2018
Experts talk about tiny microscopes and brain-machine interfaces

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Biomedical Engineers Look to Help People Live Much Longer

26 June 2018
Technologists are working on many approaches to prevent age-related health conditions

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Technology You Can Swallow

18 June 2018
A Carnegie Mellon researcher has developed a diagnostic tool that can be digested

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Software Could Help Predict Alzheimer’s Risk Years Before Symptoms Appear

13 June 2018
Researcher is working on neurodegenerative diseases by analyzing patient data

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Electrical Engineers Are Building the Future of Health Care

5 June 2018
Assistive robots, advanced imaging machines, and 3D bioprinters certain to transform the industry

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Before Wearables Can Be Used for Health Care Monitoring, These Issues Must Be Addressed

24 May 2018
IEEE is working on interoperability, data security, and other concerns