Innovating Health Sciences to Reduce Cost
Talk by Susan Desmond-Hellmann, Chancellor of UCSF
on March 21, 2011
This video is an excerpt of the speaker's talk for the Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Lecture Series at Stanford University.
UCSF Chancellor Susan Desmond-Hellmann is interested in bringing together the brightest minds from many fields to find ways to reduce costs in the health sciences through innovation. She describes a pioneering degree program at UCSF that seeks to build these connections between experts to examine possibilities. In this area, Desmond-Hellmann looks to the success of other high-technology sectors in bringing new product iterations to market, while also improving reliability and reducing costs.
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