Health tech & life sciences

This content community explores a wide range of topic areas including digital health and medtech innovations, commercialization and capital raising, drug discovery and development, innovation in digital pharma, regulation and compliance, data protection and cyber security, clinical trials and virtual trials, translating research, biomanufacturing and more. It takes a deeper dive into the emerging innovations and their adoption, clinician feedback and insights, best practice case studies and much more. This page of Health Box provides a wealth of additional rich content particularly relating to the content raised in our flagship conferences:

  • Innovate Health
  • Bio Connections Australia
  • eMedication Management Conference
  • National Telehealth Summit
  • AI & Machine Learning in Health
  • Cyber Security in Health
  • BDP China

Latest videos

19 MayTop Takeaways from the National Telehealth Summit

 Top Takeaways from the National Telehealth Summit Speaker: Associate Professor Tam C. Nguyen, Deputy Director Research, St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne…

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19 MayData Bleed: Learnings from the lifeblood cyber incident

 Data Bleed: Learnings from the lifeblood cyber incident Speaker: Laurie Joyce, Head of Security Compliance, CDPSE, Australian Red Cross Lifeblood…

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12 MayCyberspace Realities: A policing perspective on cyber-crime

 Cyberspace Realities: A policing perspective on cyber-crime Speaker: Cory Schmidt, Detective Acting Senior Sergeant, Operations Leader, Financial and Cyber Crime…

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09 MayHealthcare for Goondir

 Healthcare for Goondir Speaker: Bittu Ann Cherian, Virtual Health Services Manager, Goondir Health Services and Dr Vladislav Matic, MBBS, Goondir…

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What Google is doing to enhance healthcare delivery – insights from Head of Innovation Scott Thomson

  • June 8, 2021

Upon hearing the word ‘Google’ you could be forgiven for not immediately thinking of healthcare innovations like AI protein folding algorithms,...


Challenges and opportunities for telehealth – an interview with Dr. Rahul Gupta

  • March 3, 2021

They say adversity is often the catalyst for change and for the Australian healthcare sector, COVID-19 has been no exception. Faced...


Real time prescription monitoring: an update

  • February 23, 2021

For decades, a paper based system has underpinned Australia’s strict medicines and poisons regulations. Within this system, doctors have no way...


Data analytics: the next frontier in medication management

  • January 23, 2021

Right patient, right time, right method, right dose and – last but not least – the right medication. When it comes...


Ensuring medicines safety in digital health innovation

  • February 6, 2020

Electronic medication management is becoming increasingly embedded in our health system and has already had a meaningful impact on prescribing decisions,...


Becoming an award-winning, fully-integrated digital hospital

  • December 9, 2019

St. Stevens hospital in Hervey Bay is Australia’s first fully-integrated digital hospital. It was the first hospital nationally to get level...


Health Tech - Breakdown

  • Local Health Districts / Private + Public Hospitals - 32%
  • Govt / Associations / Regulators / Research -19%
  • Investors / Accelerators - 14%
  • Pharmaceuticals / BioTechs - 13%
  • IT / Technology - 12%
  • Insurance / Legal - 6%
  • Medical Devices - 3%
  • Other- 2%

Associated Events

Innovate Health

15-16 June 2021 | Rydges Melbourne and delivered virtually

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National Telehealth Summit

20-21 April 2021 | Swissôtel Sydney & Delivered Virtually

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eMedication Management Conference

29-30 March 2021 | Swissotel Sydney

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