Three Indian-Americans named in Time's 'Health Care 50' list; magazine says problematic healthcare in US led to 'extraordinary innovation'
Three Indian-Americans have been named in the Time magazine's 2018 list of the 50 most influential people whose work is transforming healthcare in the US. The three Indian-Americans included in the list are Divya Nag, Dr Raj Panjabi and Atul Gawande.
Last year, Apple had announced its health initiative aimed at connecting medical researchers with iPhone -ResearchKit. Now, it is followed by the newest CareKit announcement at yesterday’s event.
The tools, called ResearchKit, promise to help researchers study asthma, Parkinson's and other diseases by recruiting test subjects through iPhone apps.
All eyes were focused on the watch, but Apple CEO Tim Cook also unveiled a new MacBook and announced other deals at a company event Monday in San Francisco.
Apple Inc on Monday released ResearchKit, an open-source software tool designed to give scientists a new way to gather information on patients by using their iPhones.