All posts by Jamie Breslin

Digital health and dermatology

What exactly is digital health? The scope and definition of digital health is broadening and now, it seems, digital health is essentially anything that isn’t a drug or traditional medical device.

/ January 7, 2019

AID, HMI, and LEO Science & Tech Hub announce winners of Hacking Dermatology

Advancing Innovation in Dermatology (AID), Hacking Medicine Institute (HMi), and LEO Science & Tech Hub, the Boston-based R&D innovation unit of LEO Pharma, officially announce the final winners of Hacking Dermatology.

/ December 14, 2018

Medical societies can support innovation

Successful innovation requires an intimate understanding of underlying unmet clinical needs.

/ December 11, 2018

The need for entrepreneurship education in medical school and residency training

In this month's Innovation Column, Drs. Steve Xu and William Ju discuss the need for entrepreneurship education in medical school and residency training.

/ November 13, 2018

A critical first step to defining great problems

In this month's Innovation Column Drs. Steve Xu and William Ju discuss how dermatologists can fuel success by breaking down patient problems to find innovative solutions.

/ October 5, 2018

Innovation matters in dermatology

Introducing a new column called "Innovation" from the co-founders of Advancing Innovation in Dermatology Accelerator Fund. In the first installment of this series, Drs. Steve Xu and William Ju address the importance of innovation in dermatology

/ September 11, 2018

Hacking Dermatology Selects 5 Finalist Teams for Incubation

Hacking Dermatology is an initiative that aims to bring interdisciplinary teams together to solve the important challenges facing patients with skin disease.

/ July 16, 2018

LEO Pharma and Advancing Innovation in Dermatology Finance First Non-Profit Fund Focused on Dermatology Product Innovation

LEO Pharma and its Boston-based R&D innovation unit LEO Science & Tech Hub, and Advancing Innovation in Dermatology (AID) announced today that LEO and AID will each contribute $500,000 into the recently created Advancing Innovation in Dermatology Accelerator Fund.

/ June 26, 2018

JAMA Dermatology Publication of the AID Accelerator Fund to Enable Progress of Promising Early-stage Scientific Technologies

An article has been published in JAMA Dermatology featuring the AID Accelerator Fund.

/ April 24, 2018