September 27, 2013
Sage Bionetworks announces a $1.9 million grant from RWJF for the development of BRIDGE, a cloud-based collaborative science platform designed to incorporate open data, patient wisdom and public involvement into biomedical research.
Learn about inspiring uses of open health data to transform the future of health.
December 4, 2013
Patients are engaged and participate in their care when they can view their medical records.
February 28, 2014
RWJF's program called OpenNotes has been testing, in three different medical settings, the idea of patients having access to their physician’s notes.
February 26, 2014
Program Results Report
From November 2008 through August 2013, the UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior implemented social and emotional learning programs at a wellness center in Santa Monica and at six schools in West Los Angeles.
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The What's Next Health series features leading thinkers and visionaries inspiring us to think big about the future of health and health care. Sal Khan, founder of the Khan Academy, talks about how reimagining education can help us reimagine health.
December 13, 2013
The Person-Event Data Environment (PDE) provides a collaborative research environment for Army and Department of Defense databases, enabling researchers to access important and comprehensive data using a secure cloud-based environment.
December 12, 2013
Whether healthy or ill, people with higher life satisfaction (sometimes called happiness) visit the doctor less than those unhappy.
October 24, 2013
This paper sheds new light on the role of patient-level factors, and in particular, cost considerations in the physicians' prescribing decisions.
September 16, 2013
Perceived neighborhood social cohesion and physical health may play an important role in protecting against stroke.