Search Tag: R&D

Executive Health Management

COVID-19 for R&D: Blessing or Curse?

2020 10 Apr

This week Cancer Research UK has announced that it has cut funding to its research activities. At the same time, the EU is aiming to raise around €2 billion in support of rapid response research initiatives to fight COVID-19.   You may also like: RECOVERY: World’s Largest COVID-19 Clinical Trial   Cancer Research UK is a fundraising... Read more

IT Management

Voice Assistants: Healthcare Friend or Foe?

2019 02 Jul

Voice assistants are used for a variety of reasons, from helping users do simple web search to keeping track of business meetings (similar to an office assistant or secretary). The technology is also being used to help with some tasks related to healthcare. Some large hospitals, for example, have "chatbots" that patients can communicate with to... Read more