Liberty. Equality. Data. Podcast Episode #2
“Health Data, Wearables, and Personal Value” with Steven S. Charlap, MD
In this episode, we talk to Steven S. Charlap, MD. Steven is a trained surgeon and the CEO of Soap Health, which is building a conversational, AI-powered patient and physician facing interface. Previously, Steven was the CEO of HealthDrive Corporation, the largest U.S. provider of medical and dental services to extended care facilities.
In this podcast, we focus on health data, new data generated by wearables, direct-to-consumer genome testing, and how each can generate value on different levels (personal insights, utility for physicians, health-driven incentives, and behavior adjustments). The discussion touches on the limitations of new devices, incentivization, the need for a holistic understanding of data and the context in which data finds itself, and deep focus on subjects, be they patients or consumers.
The “Liberty. Equality. Data.” podcast series aims to foster discussions about the different kinds of value that individuals can get from their personal data. We invite industry leaders and pioneers to talk about recent developments in different industries, opportunities made possible by user-held data, and the implications of an open data market.
We hope that the “Liberty. Equality. Data.” podcast series sheds more light on the new opportunities made possible by user-held data, and that individuals, developers, and everyone in our general audience will be inspired to explore new use-cases for applications built on top of user-held data.
You can find it on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and SoundCloud.
You can find the transcript available here.
The “Liberty. Equality. Data.” podcast series aims to foster the discussions about the value that individuals can get from their data. We are inviting industry leaders and pioneers to talk about the most recent developments in different industries, the opportunities with the user-held data and an open data market.
We hope that Liberty. Equality. Data. podcast series sheds more light about the new opportunities with user-held data and that individuals, developers and everyone in the general audience will be inspired to explore new use-cases for applications built on top of user-held data.
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