Digital Health Revolution
Tech is changing health care as we know it. But can it make it better?
Megan Ranney, MD, MPH associate professor of emergency medicine and founder of Brown’s Emergency Digital Health Innovation program, says YES! She believes digital health has the potential to transform the way we provide health care.
Join us for a conversation with Megan to learn more about how new technologies can streamline physician workflow, enhance patient engagement, cut wait times and health care costs and help patients live longer and healthier lives.
About Megan Ranney, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University
Dr. Ranney is an Associate Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Rhode Island Hospital/Alpert Medical School of Brown University; Director and Founder of the Brown Emergency Digital Health Innovation program (www.brownedhi.org); and Director of Special Projects in the Department of Emergency Medicine. Dr. Ranney’s career focus is on developing, testing, and disseminating digital health interventions for high-risk emergency department patients. She is currently Principal Investigator or Co-Investigator on 7 federally funded grants and has over 90 peer-reviewed publications. She holds numerous national positions, including serving as an elected member of the Board of Directors of Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM), as Chief Research Officer for the American Foundation for Firearm Injury reduction in Medicine (AFFIRM), and as an editor for Annals of Emergency Medicine. She also leads courses for undergraduates and medical students at Brown University. She has received numerous awards for technology innovation, public health, and research. She is active on Twitter @meganranney.