Moonshots in Healthcare

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Moonshots in Healthcare
Moonshots in Healthcare

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The 8 Health Moonshot Principles

To us, the ‘health moonshot’ is a powerful metaphor for meeting the great health challenges of our time. If we put a person on the Moon, then we know we can also transform global health by curing diseases and delivering care to all people regardless of location or income.

But moonshot thinking isn’t enough on its own. By dissecting the original Moon landing we can see key ingredients that made the dream possible. We also see pretty clearly why we haven’t been back to the Moon, and why we find achieving health moonshots so difficult. Moonshots take a long time — they take commitment.

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 The 8 Health Moonshot Principles

StartUp Health’s blueprint for achieving the impossible.

StartUp Health

StartUp Health is the health innovation ecosystem dedicated to achieving health moonshots. We drive sustainable impact through Health Transformer University, our moonshot program designed to help ambitious healthcare founders succeed at every stage.

X - The Moonshot Factory

X is a diverse group of inventors and entrepreneurs who build and launch technologies that aim to improve the lives of millions, even billions, of people. Our goal: 10x impact on the world’s most intractable problems, not just 10% improvement. We approach projects that have the aspiration and riskiness of research with the speed and ambition of a startup.

Abstractive Health

Abstractive Health uses NLP and machine learning to summarize clinical notes and improve healthcare.

Cancer Moonshot

Since the initial launch of the Cancer Moonshot in 2016, the cancer community has made measurable progress toward three ambitious goals: to accelerate scientific discovery in cancer, foster greater collaboration, and improve the sharing of cancer data

Healthcare Transformers

Healthcare Transformers is a content hub for c-suite and executive leaders in healthcare. Our aim is to deliver valuable, cutting-edge, and non-promotional thought leadership material from the very leaders that are tackling healthcare transformation head-on so that you can make effective decisions for your organization, personnel and patients.

Moonshot Health Consulting

Moonshot Health Consulting is your resource for all things telehealth. Utilizing technology to deliver care is not the wave of the future, it is how care is delivered today. We have been on the forefront of this change and have the experience of creating telehealth strategy, building successful teams, scaling past pilot phase, and providing a real return on investment.

Moonshots for Health

We’re bringing together industry leaders to discuss the biggest breakthroughs in chronic care

The Wellness Moonshot: A World Free of Preventable Disease

A key Global Wellness Institute (GWI) program, The Wellness Moonshot: A World Free of Preventable Disease was created to be a powerful, collaborative force to educate people about prevention and inspire them to take control of their health.


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