Over sixty professors, health professionals, business leaders, civil servants and students gathered at the Telfer School of Management on March 30 to attend an event organized by the Telfer Health Transformation Exchange (THTex) and featuring Dr. Douglas Wood speaking about “innovating health, not healthcare”. During his presentation, Dr. Wood, who is cardiologist by training and […]
The Cleveland Clinic’s former Chief Innovation Officer speaks about why health systems must become innovation test beds and discusses his new book, Innovation the Cleveland Clinic Way: Transforming Healthcare by Putting Ideas to Work. You can read the article here.
An interesting article from the Harvard Business Review on shifting from the structure of teams to the activities of teamwork, in order to function more efficiently. https://hbr.org/2015/12/the-kinds-of-teams-health-care-needs
Randy Giffen and Dr. Michael Fung-Kee-Fung attended and presented at the CASCON Conference in November 2015, a premiere industrial academic conference in computer science and software engineering hosted by IBM. Their session, entitled “Remote Patient Monitoring to Improve Health: Challenges and Opportunities” included a presentation and panel discussion to speak about the issues involved in […]
Dr. Michael Fung-Kee-Fung received the Provincial Leadership Award for Public Service from the Government Technology Exhibition and Conference (GTEC). Dr. Fung-Kee-Fung is a Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Department of Surgery at the University of Ottawa, cross-appointed to the Telfer School of Management. The award recognizes his exceptional contributions as […]
Hello and welcome to the website for the Telfer Health Transformation Exchange (THTEX). This initiative is off to a great start, thanks in no small part to our keen membership. We are united in our desire to transform healthcare delivery and create innovations that will improve patient outcomes. Our physicians, professors and business leaders are […]