Weekly Roundup: January 16-20, 2017


The IBM Center's Weekly Roundup highlights articles and insights that we found interesting for the week ending January 20, 2017.

On the Radio Hour

Dr. Karen Guice
Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs
Department of Defense

In the magazine

Making Open Innovation Ecosystems Work: Case Studies in Healthcare
In recent years, government agencies have been faced with the following challenge: finding innovative approaches to deliver technological solutions to agency...

On the blog

Treating the Invisible Wounds of War
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 10:01
Combat-related concussions, depression, and combat stress are examples of immediate or delayed invisible wounds for...
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