Life Sciences and Healthcare

Orthopedic surgical robotics market: Competitive landscape

Where the orthopedic surgical robotics market is heading The adoption of orthopedic surgical robotic techniques has already seen a gradual shift in the past few years, with traction in large-joint replacement and spine fusion procedures. Now, with a strong patient pull for advanced technologies during procedures and with more technologies available in the orthopedic surgical […]

Best practices for university-healthcare partnerships: Lessons from Oxford

In this episode of Conversations in Healthcare, Mike Ward speaks with Dr. Phil Clare, Deputy Director, Research Services, Knowledge Exchange and Engagement at the University of Oxford, about the process of translating academic research into new healthcare products and services.     Mike Ward: A key component of that ecosystem is the fundamental research that’s […]

Type 2 diabetes in Mainland China: Shifting treatment patterns

Mainland China has gone through a series of regulatory and reimbursement reforms in recent years in an effort to keep pace with its dynamic economic and demographic landscape. Clarivate market assessment expert Karan Verma discusses the role of these reforms in Mainland China’s type 2 diabetes market and how they could broaden access to innovative […]

Three key trends in regulatory approvals of new medicines

A new study by the Centre for Innovation in Regulatory Science (CIRS) has shown that despite regulatory convergence over the last 20 years, there are still differences in approval times across global regulatory agencies. The following article summarizes key findings from the latest CIRS R&D Briefing, New drug approvals in six major authorities 2011-2020. Three […]

Establishing an in-house medical equipment company: Q&A with Teresa Dail

In this interview, Teresa Dail, chief supply chain officer at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC), shares how organizations can set up an in-house process to provide medical equipment and supplies to both inpatients and patient homes. The following article has been edited for length and clarity.   Could you describe the environment before using internal […]

12 domains of public health workforce development

In this article, guest author Jimmy Johnson, Supply Chain Strengthening Advisor at University Research Co., LLC, shares key workforce development domains to improve health outcomes. Jimmy is an experienced supply chain professional in the healthcare and retail markets, both domestically and internationally. For 16 years he was director of supply chain management at Howard County […]