Innovation dispatches from the AAD

Dermatology Innovation Forum is a one-day, pre-AAD meeting hosted by a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit called Advancing Innovation in Dermatology (AID).

/ April 4, 2019

Hacking the Biopharma Industry

Biopharmaceutical companies and their partners are taking a page from Silicon Valley by sponsoring hackathons and competitions to drive innovation in research and develop new solutions for patients.

/ March 19, 2019

Opportunities for collaboration with industry

Industry relationships are essential for innovation in dermatology. In this month's column, Steve Xu, M.D., and Michael L. Sierra, Ph.D., provide their insight on collaborating with industry.

/ February 1, 2019

DermSummit 2019: Putting Skin in the Game

For the sixth year in a row, JPM week kicked off with the Dermatology Summit at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco.

/ January 18, 2019

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