Welcome to So You Want to Transform Healthcare, a podcast series created by Health2047 Inc., the innovation subsidiary of the American Medical Association. At Health2047, our mission is to find, found and scale innovative startups that transform healthcare at the system level before the AMA’s 200th anniversary in 2047. Innovating with intention is our business.
In this podcast series, our Managing Director of Medical Affairs, Dr. M. Christine Stock—Professor Emerita from Northwestern’s Feinberg School of Medicine, former Chair of Northwestern’s Department of Anesthesiology, and former Chief of Anesthesiology at Emory University Hospital—has candid conversations with leaders operating at the intersection of healthcare and technology-enabled innovation. The topics range from chronic disease eradication to healthcare’s growing cyber epidemic… from rearchitecting community-based care to democratizing clinical trials.
Join us on an exploration of the most powerful ideas that aim to change the $3.5 trillion U.S. healthcare industry at its very foundations - from the inside out.
Reimagining Medical Imaging Through AI
This month, Dr. Khan Siddiqui, CEO and co-founder of HOPPR, joins Dr. M. Christine Stock, Managing Director of Medical Affairs at Health2047. They discuss challenges within radiology and the importance of building infrastructure to accelerate AI development and to improve efficiency and diagnostic accuracy in managing and interpreting medical imaging. Dr. Siddiqui shares the "secret sauce" behind HOPPR and why partnerships, ethical data handling, and continuous learning should drive innovation and are critical to the success of healthcare transformation.
Augmented Intelligence: A Bridge to Clinical Automation
Dr. Andrew Gostine, CEO of Artisight, focused on the transformative potential of augmented intelligence in healthcare, speaks with Dr. Christine Stock, Managing Director of Medical Affairs at Health2047. Dr. Gostine highlights the development of bedside AI and its aim to enhance workflows, reduce nurse turnover, and improve efficiency by offloading specific tasks to AI so that those staff can perform direct patient care. They discuss the importance of AI evolving alongside clinicians and patients, envisioning its future impact on clinical decision support and transforming healthcare.
Transforming Medicine From The Inside Out: 2023 Update
Dr. James Madara, CEO of the American Medical Association (AMA), and Lawrence Cohen, CEO of Health2047, join Dr. Christine Stock, Managing Director of Medical Affairs at Health2047. They highlight the importance of assuring that the physician-patient interaction is at the heart of healthcare innovation and emphasize the need for collaboration with other innovation hubs while navigating economic uncertainties in venture capital funding. The guests also reflect on the evolution of Health2047's portfolio and their hopeful outlook for the future of healthcare innovation.
A Rational Approach to Generative AI Applications in Healthcare
Joe Marks, a seasoned expert in innovation and applied computing for over 30 years, discusses the development and applications of artificial intelligence, including generative AI. He speaks about the application of generative AI in healthcare, such as generating operating room schedules and drafting discharge summaries, but emphasizes the need for human oversight: the "human in the loop." Joe also touches on the ethical challenges, limitations, and potential future impact of AI on administrative healthcare processes and genomics-based precision medicine.
Medical Readiness in the U.S. Army: Soldiers, Families, Units, and Physicians
Brigadier General Mary Krueger speaks with Dr. Christine Stock, Managing Director of Medical Affairs at Health2047. The conversation explores medical readiness in the US Army, both for individuals and units, the importance of taking care of soldiers' families, the future of military medicine, focusing on leveraging technology for improved patient care, and General Krueger's journey as a woman in the US military.
Platform Thinking For Healthcare
Dr. John Halamka, President of the Mayo Clinic Platform, speaks with Dr. Christine Stock, Managing Director of Medical Affairs at Health2047. They discuss the goal of transforming healthcare through platform thinking that leverages global data, focuses on de-identification and curation of data, and emphasizes equity and patient-centric solutions. Dr. Halamka highlights the Mayo Clinic Platform, designed to rapidly scale innovation and collaboration among solution developers, data partners, and healthcare service providers.