Thursday
Aug 07
2014

Why We Need More Women In Digital Health

Today, there is a concerning lack of women’s leadership in the rapidly growing field of digital health. This underrepresentation in the digital health space has critical implications for women’s health, and the industry as a whole. For instance, as of 2013, women only composed 14% of partners at

CHMI-HoustonBroll-6D-001.jpeg

Adam Schultz / Clinton Foundation
Thursday
Jul 24
2014

A Blueprint for Action: Transforming Community Health in Houston and Harris County

Manageable, good health is a basic need for all residents regardless of zip code or demographics, but over the past several decades, poor health outcomes and the resulting disparities have been steadily increasing.  According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, our nation spends 75

Prevention and Awareness: Fighting Women’s Heart Disease

Feb 25, 2014

It’s February - heart month – to me, a female cardiologist, it is a reminder of the work we have left to do. Heart disease is the #1 cause of death for both men and women in the US, it kills more every year than all cancers combined.

Heart Health: Why Prevention is Key

Feb 10, 2014

Here’s the thing about heart disease: It’s sneaky. Forget the Hollywood depiction of a heart attack—the dramatic clutching of the chest and woozy stumble. For women, especially, the signs can be all too easy to overlook, including indigestion, dizziness and fatigue (and who isn’t tired?).