Dr. Shai Gozani CEO of NeuroMetrix and Ms. Margaret Halstead Vice President of Medline Chair C2SHIP Industry Advisory Board
October 20 2021 Wednesday, C2SHIP announced that Dr. Shai Gozani (CEO, NeuroMetrix) and Ms. Margaret Halstead (VP, Medline) have agreed to chair C2SHIP Industrial Advisory Board (IAB). IAB board advises C2SHIP to decide visions and directions. It is one of the most important units at C2SHIP.
C2SHIP Center Director Dr. Bijan Najafi Leads BCM Team In $60 Million Precision Aging Network
Dr. Bijan Najafi and his team at Baylor College of Medicine are part of the newly established Precision Aging Network, which will focus on how and why individuals experience aging differently. Led by the University of Arizona, the network was established through a five-year, $60 million grant from the National Institutes of Health. The multisite study will recruit 275,000 individuals over the age of 60 and collect genome, DNA, biomarkers and other data from them. Under the leadership of Dr. Bijan Najafi, professor and director of clinical research in the division of vascular surgery in the Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery at Baylor, the Baylor team will focus developing a better understanding of the link between mobility and cognitive brain aging using wearable technology to collect information about sleep, stress and physical activity. They also will collect data on cognitive frailty.
NeuroMetrix Announces Participation in the Center to Stream Healthcare In Place (C2SHIP) as an Industry Partner
In this collaboration, NeuroMetrix will focus on novel therapeutic applications of its Quell® wearable neuromodulation technology and leveraging the information in the Quell Health Cloud chronic pain database using data science expertise at the participating academic centers.
Armstrong becomes the first podiatric surgeon to win USC Stevens Center Innovation Award
David G. Armstrong, Professor of Surgery and Director of the USC Limb Preservation Program became the first podiatric surgeon to be awarded the 2020 USC Stevens Center Innovation Award. The award, which acknowledges top USC innovators, was given to Armstrong for his patent, “Method for Treating Subjects Suffering From Chronic Ulcers”, which was Licensed earlier this year.
$3M Center to Advance At-Home Health Care Technology
A multi-institution partnership that includes Caltech aims to develop clinically validated technologies to remotely monitor patient health
New center funds research to advance at-home healthcare technology
Baylor College of Medicine is one of four sites named as a recipient of a $3 million award from the National Science Foundation’s Industry-University Cooperative Research Centers.
Keck Medicine of USC shares $3M grant to advance at-home health care technology
Keck Medicine of USC is working with Caltech, the University of Arizona, and Baylor College of Medicine to bring wearable fitness device data into the clinical space.