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Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance Unveils ‘Connected Health World’

Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance Unveils ‘Connected Health World’

The Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance (WLSA) today announced the launch of Connected Health World, an online portal through which healthcare industry and government representatives, clinicians, academics and others can share and obtain timely information about products, services and opportunities in the wireless health ecosystem.

October 31, 2012 | Reply More
CNN: How the Cell Phone Can Improve Healthcare

CNN: How the Cell Phone Can Improve Healthcare

WLSA wants to share a timely article about the mobile health (mHealth) industry with you. Nadim Mahmud, the co-founder of Medic Mobile, a nonprofit organization that seeks to utilize innovative mobile health tools to help communities in developing countries was recently featured in a special article written for CNN.

October 2, 2012 | Reply More

Nokia Joins X Prize in $2.25M Wireless Health “Sensing Challenge”

When the X Prize Foundation’s Peter Diamandis took the stage in San Diego this morning at the Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance (WLSA) annual convergence summit, he said it was the perfect audience for announcing the foundation’s newest competition—the “Nokia Sensing X Challenge.” The challenge, organized through a partnership with the Finnish wireless device manufacturer, is offering a total pool of [...]

June 4, 2012 | Reply More

WLSA urges FDA for wireless health innovation in Mobile Medical Applications Guidance

October 18, 2011 Mr. Bakul Patel Policy Advisor Center for Devices and Radiological Health Food and Drug Administration 10903 New Hampshire Ave., Bldg. 66, Rm. 5456 Silver Spring, MD 20993-0002 Dear Bakul: The Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance (“WLSA”) thanks you for the opportunity to respond to the Notice of Availability (“NOA”) published by the U.S. Food [...]

November 8, 2011 | Reply More