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Our selection of videos on this month's theme: foresight and health.

 

Jim Carroll

Jim Carroll is a futurist, trends and innovation expert.

In these videos Jim challenges an audience to think longer term and utilize a 10 to 20 year trend perspective to really understand how a particular industry might change and shares his thoughts on transformative trends that will define the road ahead in the critical area of health care.

 

 

 

 

 

Dr Patrick Dixon

Futurist, Keynote Conference Speaker and Management Consultant

 

The future of health care is highly complex and rapidly changing - dependent not only on innovation but also on demographics, culture, lifestyle expectations, political will and commercial realities. Health care is increasingly globalized, even though at first sight it always seems to be delivered locally. Dr Patrick Dixon on the future of health care.

 

Dr Michio Kaku

Dr. Michio Kaku is a theoretical physicist, best-selling author, and popularizer of science. He’s the co-founder of string field theory (a branch of string theory), and continues Einstein’s search to unite the four fundamental forces of nature into one unified theory.

 

"The Future of Medicine" by Dr. Michio Kaku
"The Future of Medicine" workshop facilitated by Dr. Michio Kaku for the University of Rhode Island's 15th Annual Diversity Week.

Dr. Michio Kaku medicine 2060
Dr Michio Kaku talks about the future and regenerative medicine.

 

 

 

The Future of Healthcare - Dr. James Canton
A series of radical trends and disruptions are reshaping health care. This profound transformation will change business models, standards of care, the management of disease and redefine the health care model.

 

Future of Healthcare II - Dr. James Canton
A series of radical trends and disruptions are reshaping health care. This profound transformation will change business models, standards of care, the management of disease and redefine the health care model.

 

WHO Controls the Future of Disease: Agroecology, Hydropower, and Malaria
Dr. William R. Jobin delivered the annual Pardee Distinguished Lecture "WHO Controls the Future of Disease: Agroecology, Hydropower, and Malaria," citing dwindling global funds for malaria and disease prevention.

 

Daniel Kraft on the Future of Medicine
FutureMed Executive Director and Singularity University Medicine Chair Daniel Kraft discusses the future of medicine with Salim Ismail, Executive Director of Singularity University, after his lecture at the inaugural Executive Program.

 

Africa 2060: Health & Development
Astier Almedom discuss current trends in African health and development. Among their topics are resilience during times of adversity and disaster, lack of infrastructure, and the ethics of conducting medical research in Africa.

 

Climate & Health in Africa, narrated by Judy Omumbo, IRI
In this tour, the International Research Institute for Climate & Society (IRI) guides you through some of the work they are doing to project where meningitis may impact humans in the future under a changing climate, and illustrates their work with groups on the ground in Africa.

 

What is the Future of Medicine?
FutureMed educates and prepares Physicians, Senior Health Care Executives, Innovators, and Investors to understand and recognize the opportunities and disruptive, game changing influences of exponentially growing technologies within medicine, health care and the biomedical industry in the decade ahead.

 

The Future of Medicine - Megatrends in Healthcare
The megatrends that will impact healthcare over the coming five to fifteen years.

 

Laurie Garrett on "The Future of Global Health"
The Hertog Global Strategy Initiative, The Department of History, The Center for the History & Ethics of Public Health at the Mailman School of Public Health, and the Columbia University Global Strategy Seminar present: Laurie Garrett on "The Future of Global Health"

 

Future of Healthcare by Microsoft
This is an incredible video on how Microsoft sees the future in healthcare and how technology is improving our way of life!

 

 

The Future of Health Care with futurist David Zach
Futurist David Zach explains the future of health care using everything from Tang to diagnostic toilets.

 

 

Tackling Obesities - Visualising the Future: Scenarios to 2050
Tackling Obesities - Visualising the Future: Scenarios to 2050

 

 

The Past, Present & Future of Healthcare in 20 Inspired Tweets - Pecha Kucha
Rohit Bhargava covers the past, present and future of health 2.0 in 20 Inspired Tweets at e-Patient Connections 2009 conference.

 

The Future of Integrated Health Care
The Future of Health Care is a subject that has been under intense speculation and debate in recent times across different forums. Several interesting prototypes and scenarios have been made by professionals and designers to give the World a glimpse of a fuzzy future.

 

The Future of Integrated Health Care and personalised medical devices
The Future of Integrated Health Care presents a scenario that pushes the boundaries of imagination into the realm of bio- and nanotechnology.

 

 

What is the Future of Healthcare?
Digital technology will dramatically change how healthcare is delivered and how effective it can be. It's already changing our care, but there's a long way to go and a lot of obstacles in the way. This presentation reviews some of those obstacles and covers just what we need to do to overcome them.

 

Looking to the Future: The Epidemic in 2031 and New Directions in AIDS Research
Dr. Anthony Fauci, aids2031 International Advisory Group, Looking to the Future: The Epidemic in 2031 and New Directions in AIDS Research

 

 

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