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The Beaver on Diabetes

JasonBurke - May 19, 2009

Today, SAS hosted a press conference by the PhRMA.  They announced the availability of a new report about medical research into diabetes treatments.  Jerry Mathers, the actor…

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Will the Real “Meaningful Use” Please Stand Up?

JasonBurke - May 13, 2009

Last time, I gave an update on the SAS Health and Life Sciences Executive Conference that was recently held on our campus here in Cary.  Dr. John…

Predictive Analytics
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Report: 6th Annual SAS HLS Executive Conference

JasonBurke - April 24, 2009

Wow, what a great event we just had.  The 6th Annual SAS Health and Life Sciences Executive Conference wrapped up last night, and it was certainly one…

Business Intelligence
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Listening to the Many Voices

JasonBurke - April 1, 2009

Yesterday, I was invited to attend a Regional White House Forum on Health Reform in Greensboro, NC.  This was the fourth of five forums being held across…

Business Intelligence
636 views

Podcast Available

JasonBurke - March 27, 2009

For those that might be interested, Glen de Vries at Medidata and I recorded a podcast for BioIT World magazine that is now up on BioIT World's…

Business Intelligence
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Analyzing Healthcare in Sweden

JasonBurke - March 23, 2009

Four wrecked Estonia ferries, six crashed jumbo jets, or over seven hundred crashed military helicopters - the equivalent number of people die each year because of improper…

Business Intelligence
625 views

Identity Crisis

JasonBurke - March 12, 2009

If you haven't been seeing it already, now is a good time to start watching what is happening in the identity management space.  This technology area is…

Business Intelligence
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The Bolus of Bucks

JasonBurke - February 26, 2009

28,720. That's approximately how many words (by my word processor's count) it takes to appropriate $20B for the US healthcare system.  At least, that's about how many…

Business Intelligence
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When Worlds Collide

JasonBurke - February 26, 2009

This week's guest blog post comes to use from David Handelsman, Life Sciences Business Solutions Manager at SAS.  You can read more about David here.In just the…

Business Intelligence
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Workplace Ups and Downs

JasonBurke - February 26, 2009

This week has served as a stark reminder of how much evolution is left to do in the health and life sciences ecosystem.  On the one hand,…