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Boston Children’s Naomi Fried going to Biogen

Naomi Fried, Boston Children’s Hospital chief innovation officer, today said she is stepping down from her position to join Biogen Idec as vice president of medical information, innovation and external partnerships. Fried told colleagues of the move to the Cambridge-based pharma company in an internal email today, saying it was a “hard decision” to leave […]

Healthcare software innovation: Why in-house accelerators are better

This post was originally published on Vector, Boston Children’s Hospital’s science & innovation blog. Considering that Boston is home to some of the country’s best medical, scientific and technological minds, it is little surprise that the city has a vibrant startup ecosystem. That ecosystem lowers barriers to creating groundbreaking innovations, connecting innovators to funding, mentorship […]