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Scripps Health names new digital medicine director

Scripps Health names new digital medicine director

Staff Reports

Steven Steinhubl, M.D., has been named director of the Digital Medicine program at Scripps Health, where he will lead the scientific evaluation of cutting edge mobile health devices and apps through the Scripps Translational Science Institute (STSI).

His work will help to address a key challenge facing the nascent mobile health industry – providing the rigorous clinical validation that is needed for health care providers and insurers to embrace new mHealth technologies.

“What we are striving to do at STSI is completely re-engineer health care in a way that empowers...

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