274 episodes

The Healthtech Podcast covers the latest in health and technology through interviews with disruptive healthtech startups and leaders. Whether you’re a patient, founder, investor or simply interested in healthtech, The Healthtech Podcast has it covered.

🌍 Listeners in 120 countries.
🎙 2 new episodes every week.
🗣 Hosted by Dr James Somauroo.

www.jamessomauroo.com | www.somx.co.uk

The Healthtech Podcast Dr. James Somauroo

    • Business
    • 4.3 • 32 Ratings

The Healthtech Podcast covers the latest in health and technology through interviews with disruptive healthtech startups and leaders. Whether you’re a patient, founder, investor or simply interested in healthtech, The Healthtech Podcast has it covered.

🌍 Listeners in 120 countries.
🎙 2 new episodes every week.
🗣 Hosted by Dr James Somauroo.

www.jamessomauroo.com | www.somx.co.uk

    #270 The Story Of Vishal Doshi, the Founder of AUM Biosciences

    #270 The Story Of Vishal Doshi, the Founder of AUM Biosciences

    This week, James is joined by Vishal Doshi, the Founder of AUM Biosciences, an Award-winning oncology focused biotech company. The company aims to reshape the drug development landscape in oncology to deliver pioneering and affordable targeted drugs across a broad spectrum of cancers. Through its robust strategic collaborations with leading academic institutions, pharmaceutical and biotech companies globally, AUM is now leading an ecosystem of multi-modality line up of small molecule targeted therapies, including in-house research programs.

    • 48 min
    #269 The Story of Concentric Health with CEO Dr Dafydd Loughran ⭕

    #269 The Story of Concentric Health with CEO Dr Dafydd Loughran ⭕

    This week James is joined by Dr Dafydd Loughran, a surgeon by training and now CEO of Concentric Health - the market leading digital consent to treatment application seeing rapid adoption to support the record surgical backlogs being seen internationally. Trivia: James and Daf previously worked together clinically in operating theatres in Wales!

    • 1 hr 10 min
    #268 The Story of Amazon Web Services with Dr Taha Kass-Hout, Chief Medical Officer and Director of Machine Learning

    #268 The Story of Amazon Web Services with Dr Taha Kass-Hout, Chief Medical Officer and Director of Machine Learning

    This week, James is joined by Dr. Taha Kass-Hout, Chief Medical Officer and Director of Machine Learning at Amazon Web Services. Dr. Kass-Hout leads the Health AI strategy and efforts, including Amazon Comprehend Medical and Amazon HealthLake. He works with teams at Amazon responsible for developing the science, technology, and scale for COVID-19 lab testing, including Amazon’s first FDA authorization for testing our associates—now offered to the public for at-home testing. A physician and bioinformatician, Taha served two terms under President Obama, including the first Chief Health Informatics officer at the FDA. During this time as a public servant, he pioneered the use of emerging technologies and the cloud (the CDC’s electronic disease surveillance), and established widely accessible global data sharing platforms: the openFDA, which enabled researchers and the public to search and analyze adverse event data, and precisionFDA (part of the Presidential Precision Medicine initiative).
    Taha holds doctor of medicine and master of science in biostatistics degrees from the University of Texas and completed clinical training at Harvard Medical School’s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.

    • 33 min
    #267 The Story of Oppeka with Dr. Kate Cordell, CEO and fellow co-founder Ken Knecht.

    #267 The Story of Oppeka with Dr. Kate Cordell, CEO and fellow co-founder Ken Knecht.

    This week I'm joined by Dr. Kate Cordell, CEO, Chief Scientific Officer and Co-Founder at Opeeka and CMO and fellow co-founder Ken Knecht.

    Dr. Cordell is a nationwide thought leader for behavioral health technology, integrating data systems to support a whole-person approach to care. She has built models for federal, state, county, healthcare providers and community-based agencies to convert behavioral health and social program data into decisions and decisions into positive outcomes.
    Ken is a veteran in software design and digital marketing with over 30 years of experience working with hundreds of businesses from brand conception to multi-channel marketing.
    Together they founded Oppeka , a company that enables success-focused care to promote well-being for all. Improving wellbeing by identifying what works.

    • 41 min
    #266 Quick Tips with CEO Dr Tom Oakley from Feedback PLC

    #266 Quick Tips with CEO Dr Tom Oakley from Feedback PLC

    Dr Tom Oakley CEO of Feedback PLC gives James his quick tips for entrepreneurs.

    • 2 min
    #265 The Story of Feedback PLC with CEO Dr Tom Oakley 🥼

    #265 The Story of Feedback PLC with CEO Dr Tom Oakley 🥼

    This week James is joined by Dr Tom Oakley, CEO of Feedback PLC. Tom joined Feedback PLC in 2019 and quickly recognised that the technology that drove its current services Texrad and Cadran had the potential to revolutionise the ways clinicians engage and communicate with each other. At which point Bleepa was born. Bleepa is a medical imaging communications app, that allows clinicians to view and share patient specific data (images, notes, reports) using any internet-connected device, enabling control of patient cases when clinicians are on the go.

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/drthomasoakley/?originalSubdomain=uk

    Apply to be a guest: www.thehealthtechpodcast.com/

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    Get in touch with James : www.jamessomauroo.com

    Learn more about SomX for your healthtech company: https://www.somx.co.uk/

    • 45 min

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5
32 Ratings

32 Ratings

Lincs_SC ,

Authentic and inspiring

Seems to me like this podcast gets better especially now more women contributing great stories. Thanks James

Angry laundry user ,

I wish the presenter could interject less

Inspiring nonetheless

jannyp1994 ,

One of my favourite podcasts

Great podcast for someone wanting insights into the health tech industry, with lots of exciting interviews with a range of different companies. Great for someone looking to enter the industry.

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