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Comprehend Systems Hosts Health IT Discussion

Companies mentioned in this article: Comprehend Systems, Inc.

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Clinical data insights company Comprehend today announced it will be hosting a networking event focused on the challenges and opportunities in the healthcare IT space.

Scheduled for Friday, April 25th, 5:00-7:00 pm PT at Comprehend Systems headquarters in Redwood City, Calif., topics and speakers will include:

  • “Health IT in the Hospital,” by Dr. Bassam Kadry, assistant professor at the Department of Anesthesiology at Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr. Kadry will discuss his expertise in HIT evaluation, purchasing, implementations and support, where his research efforts focus on the role of information technology on the delivery of care.
  • “How to Engage Physicians in Technology,” by Dr. Gautam Sivakumar, founder and CEO of Medisas. Dr. Sivakumar will share insight on technology, specifically cloud software for hospitals, and the importance of improving patient care transitions.
  • “Impactful Health IT,” by Comprehend CEO Rick Morrison. Morrison will share insight on healthcare start-ups, specifically the challenges and career opportunities in the life sciences and healthcare space.

Admission is free, but space is limited. Interested attendees can register here: Comprehend Systems Health IT Event.

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About Comprehend Systems, Inc.

Comprehend Systems, Inc. (www.comprehend.com) offers cloud-based clinical data insights tools that improve the way clinical researchers access, understand, explore and analyze data. Designed specifically for life sciences, Comprehend Clinical™ enables data managers, monitors and clinical operations executives to identify broad operational and clinical trends across trials and also easily drill down and report on a wide range of factors, including safety issues, regulatory requirements and opportunities for critical time and cost savings. Comprehend Systems was founded in 2010 in Palo Alto by a team of entrepreneurs with decades of combined experience in clinical research and software development.

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