🐦 #48: One too many edits

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This week, Assured Allies secures investment to allow people to age gracefully, scientists develop a dissolvable temporary pacemaker, psychedelic images to boost mental health and what do you think about influencers having to declare edited photos?

News Bites 🥪

👵 Predictive analytics start-up Assured Allies secures $18.3 million to help people age on their own terms

🔮 Psychedelic alternative realties company, TRIPP, raises $11M to boost mental health

💊 Leva Clinic partners with Boots UK and Ireland to expand digital pain services and support more patients with chronic pain

📸 Influencers required to declare retouched photos under a new law in Norway

❤️ Scientists invent the world’s first wireless, battery-free pacemaker that dissolves in your body

What to Listen to 🔊

The Healthtech Podcast: The Story of Samsung Electronics with Mark Notton

This week, James is joined by Mark Notton from Samsung Electronics. Mark, an avid health and fitness enthusiast, leads Samsung’s mobile product and commercial operations in Europe. Samsung’s vision is to build a “better normal” through technology and innovation, creating experiences that improve our daily lives and the world we live in. He explains how mobile devices and wearables are becoming an important part of personal health monitoring…

The Women in HealthTech Show - Dame Julie Moore

In this episode, Dame Julie Moore DBE, who was the Chief Executive of University Hospitals Birmingham (UHB) NHS Foundation Trust from 2006 to 2018 talks about her incredible career, how she dealt with challenges and why she focused on innovation in her Trust. UHB is widely regarded as a pioneering hospital in terms of digital innovation. Julie provides tips for what healthtech companies should do if they want to work with the NHS and shares the best piece of advice she's ever been given…

Opportunities 💰

1️⃣ Shift.ms, the social network for people with multiple sclerosis, are looking for a Senior Marketing Strategist to help support their ambitious growth plans

2️⃣ Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies are hiring a Director of Strategic Solutions Digital Healthcare for UK and Ireland