pigeons vs pathologists December 19, 2018 Digital Health Digital Health Newsletter Archive December 19, 2018 Share pigeons vs pathologists on Facebook Share pigeons vs pathologists on Twitter Share pigeons vs pathologists on LinkedIn Share pigeons vs pathologists via Email Digital Health Digital Health Newsletter Archive Healthcare survey. Pigeon cancer detection. Best research. Surveying the land I thought it would be interesting to get your thoughts on the state of healthcare and publish the data. Fill out this 3 question survey so we can get a pulse on how healthcare is changing. Questions are: 1) Which tech giant do you think will have the most impact on healthcare? (Apple, Amazon, Google, Microsoft, Facebook) 2) Which of the following technologies will have the most impact on healthcare? (CRISPR, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, Robotics, Immunotherapies) 3) Which of the following are most at-risk for disruption? (Hospital Systems, Insurance Carriers, Pharma Manufacturers, EMRs, Lab Testing Companies) Fill out the survey here! Separately, email me your most interesting predictions for 2019. I’ll post some of the best ones with permission. Elite hackers My colleagues at CB Insights built 2 very cool tools during our most recent Hack Day. The first was a tool to collect and track clinical trial data. This could build an overview of a company’s R&D focus, identify competitors, and compare overlapping drug pipelines by indication. Below is an illustrative heat map analyzing Pfizer’s drug pipeline, which looks at the number of trials and dollars spent by therapeutic area. The second was a pharma valuation tool. It marries our market sizing data with industry data and a few client-provided inputs to estimate peak sales and valuation. If you work at a large life sciences company and think this would be useful/have feedback, reach out! Structuring healthcare data is a greenfield opportunity, and we think we can help with that. Reading is fun This holiday season, give your family members the gift they’ve always wanted: A comprehensive list of our most popular healthcare research all in one place. Crash course on everything healthcare here. Stay healthy, Nikhil @nikillinit P.S. We’re still hammering out our schedules for JPMorgan in January, but if there are must-attend events, let me know!