Archive for the ‘Health Care’ Category

Newly launched Faros Healthcare licenses technology from IURTC to create advanced predictive analytics for health care providers

Posted on March 4th, 2016 | By Steve Martin

Faros Healthcare LLC, a spin-out of Centerstone Research Institute, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving behavioral health care through research and information technology, is bringing patent-pending artificial intelligence technology and software to health care providers through an exclusive license from Indiana University Research and Technology Corp. “Faros provides a cloud-based platform that integrates with existing […]

Digital approach by IU dental resident, IUPUI team restores Evansville man’s lower face

Posted on February 24th, 2016 | By Bill W. Hornaday

Back in 1997, Evansville mechanic Shirley Anderson developed tongue cancer. The radiation treatment worked — at least for a time — as he thought was cancer free after 15 years had passed. But the cancer returned in 2012 and this time, the severe side effects of radiation therapy destroyed Anderson’s mandible. After several unsuccessful attempts […]

McRobbie talks innovation, economic growth, plans to further expand IU global engagement during Rotary Club of Indianapolis meeting

Posted on February 23rd, 2016 | By Bill W. Hornaday

Indiana’s economy, innovation and expanding engagement opportunities for Indiana University worldwide were key themes in a half-hour address IU President Michael A. McRobbie gave Tuesday before the Rotary Club of Indianapolis. Economy: In terms of people power, last spring IU exceeded 20,000 graduates statewide for the first time. With 100,000 people attending those graduation ceremonies, […]

Deadline for CTSI’s post-doc training awards in translational research is Feb. 29; additional translational awards carry March 4 deadline

Posted on February 10th, 2016 | By Bill W. Hornaday

A deadline of Feb. 29 is set for applicants seeking the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute’s (CTSI) special post-doctoral training award in translational research. The award offers post-doctoral research associates at Indiana University, Purdue University and the University of Notre Dame experience in writing and reviewing proposals related to translational research — or the […]

How do disruptive health care, life science business models affect innovation? Find out on Feb. 19 at Kelley School session in Indy

Posted on January 28th, 2016 | By Bill W. Hornaday

As the healthcare industry’s “fee for service” model gradually gives way to revenues generated through outcomes and agreements focused on wellness and prevention, how will this impact the development of innovative new products and intellectual property? To gain a better grasp on this dilemma, the Center for the Business of Life Sciences at IU’s Kelley […]