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The Sound of Ideas

Biotech, HIT and Big Data

Posted Tuesday, April 30, 2013

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Biotech, HIT and Big Data Northeast Ohio's biomedical industry is growing. Companies that offer products and services are taking root, nurtured by hundreds of millions of investor dollars and help from hospitals and non-profits intent on turning ideas into industry. Health Information Technology is one of those industries with huge growth potential. Tuesday at 9:00 on The Sound of Ideas, join host Mike McIntyre for a look at the trials and triumphs of fostering biomedical innovation in our region.


Economy, Regional Economy/Business - Analysis and Trends, Health, Technology


Aram Nerpouni, President & CEO, BioEnterprise
Dr. Anil Jain, Chief Medical Information Officer, Explorys
Dr. Anthony Margida, CEO, Akron Global Business Accelerator
Gary Fingerhut, interim Executive Director, Cleveland Clinic Innovations
Conor Delaney, MD, PhD, chief of colorectal surgery at University Hospitals Case Medical Center

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