Author Archives: #HCLDR Moderator

Healthcare Leadership

Blog post by Justin Smith MD. Introduction by Colin Hung. This week on #hcldr we have yet another amazing guest host – Justin Smith MD @TheDocSmitty. Dr. Smith is a pediatrician, the Medical Advisor for Digital Health and the Director of Primary Care Innovation for Cook Children’s in Fort Worth, Texas. He has an active […]

Social Media and the Regulators

Blog post by Pat Rich and Trish Paton. Introduction by Colin Hung. This week on #hcldr we’re excited to welcome Pat Rich @pat_health and Trish Paton @trishpaton as guest hosts. Pat and Trish are longtime #hcldr contributors, fellow #hcsmca collaborators and solid Canadian friends. They have chosen a topic that is near and dear to […]

Re-imaging the healthcare model in the age of Amazon

Blog post by Pam Ressler and Pippa Shulman. Introduction by Colin Hung. Every year Dr Larry Chu and the great folks at Standford Medicine host the fantastic MedicineX conference (MedX) where patients, industry insiders, technologists and future-thinkers gather to listen/discuss healthcare. I had the pleasure of attending in 2015. The sessions at MedX are very much […]

The Secret to Becoming an Emotionally Intelligent Leader

Blog post by American Association for Physician Leadership. Introduction by Colin Hung. This week on #HCLDR we are very excited and honored to collaborate with the American Association for Physician Leadership (AAPL). Since 1975, the AAPL (formerly the ACPE – American College of Physician Executives) has been helping physicians develop the necessary leadership skills to […]

The Intersection of Tech & Medical Education

Blog by Andrew Richards This week on HCLDR we are excited to have special guest – Andrew Richards @andrewintech – College Technology Incubator Officer at Elson S Floyd College of Medicine at Washington State University @WSUMedicine What should we be teaching our future docs about tech in their industry? As a technologist and entrepreneur, I […]

Addiction and Healthcare

Blog by Dr. Liam Farrell @drlfarrell. Introduction by Colin Hung. Healthcare is full of personal stories. Often these stories are shared during the “quiet times” – when nurses are taking a break over a meal, physicians are grabbing coffee together, families are sitting with loved ones in their rooms or between sessions at healthcare conferences. […]

Digital health, reform and the underserved, where will 2017 lead?

Blog post by Lygeia Ricciardi (Introduction by Colin Hung) I am humbled and honoured to have been selected as one of 20 Social Media Ambassadors for the upcoming #HIMSS17 conference taking place February 19-23 in Orlando Florida. If you are attending #HIMSS17, I look forward to meeting you at the #HCLDR & #HITsm meetup that is planned for […]