Democratizing Medicine: A Conversation with Eric Topol

Eric Topol MD, author of “The Patient Will See You Now,” and Director of the Scripps Translational Science Institute, joined Pat Salber at the 2015 Stanford’s MedX conference to talk about the democratization of medicine. This wide ranging conversation covered such issues as patients civil right to own their medical data, digital tools to change the control levers, eliminating information asymmetry and more. Eric says everything in medicine needs to be flipped.

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