Esther Dyson on Data-Driven Preemptive Healthcare

July 31, 2012 Paul M. Davis

Esther Dyson photo by James Duncan Davidson via Wikipedia.

Angel investor, entrepreneur, and philanthropist Esther Dyson has established herself as a leading voice on how information technology will transform health care. In Dyson’s vision, data science will enable preemptive healthcare, a goal she evangelizes in her public speaking and pursues through investment. In an interview with O’Reilly Radar’s Alex Howard, Dyson discusses the potential of open health care data, privacy concerns, and the business opportunities for health care-focused data science.

 

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