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3 months

How Does an MRI Work?

Modern medicine involves some true technological wonders — some that we may take for granted.

3 months

To Mask, or Not to Mask? Of COVID and Cacophony

Amazingly- in a nation that has not thus far failed to fail at every aspect of pandemic management- we have managed to mire ourselves in conflict over the simple expediency of mask use.

3 months

Virtual Coffee with Jarno Duursma: Impact of COVID-19 on the Digitization of Healthcare

I had a great virtual coffee with Jarno Duursma : futurist, author and speaker, who wanted to interview me for his podcast.

3 months

Epic Pandemic Mismanagement: How, and… Why?

The United States of America could teach a master class on how NOT to manage a viral pandemic. 

4 months

Saturated Fat, Diets, and Diatribe: Nutrition Science Meets “Whac-a-Mole”

I hope, my fellow Americans, that in spite of it all, you have a good holiday weekend. 

4 months

These 5 ‘Major Shifts’ Will Shape the New Health(care) Landscape

Numerous perspectives on the future of Dutch healthcare have already been published, focusing on topics such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Virtual Health(care), digital transformation, data interoperability and ’the right care in the right place’.

4 months

Of COVID, Testing, Case Counts, and Waves

My colleagues, Maria Chikina and Wes Pegden, were entirely correct in their predictions of what happens when you flatten the epidemic curve without clear plans for a “phase 2” to follow.