May 20, 2022

Ep.55: Dr. Daniel Schwartz

Ep.55: Dr. Daniel Schwartz

“One of the things that really saw us through was not accepting the common parlance of 'that cant be done.” On this episode, @Dr. Daniel Schwartz, previous CEO and Co-Founder of @QxMD, reflects on how his team developed tools to simplify the practice of ...


“One of the things that really saw us through was not accepting the common parlance of 'that cant be done.” On this episode, @Dr. Daniel Schwartz, previous CEO and Co-Founder of @QxMD, reflects on how his team developed tools to simplify the practice of evidence-based medicine for the benefit of millions of patients.

You can find out more about Dr. Schwartz at https://www.linkedin.com/in/drdanielschwartz/ or https://twitter.com/drdschwartzmd?lang=en.

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0:54 – 1:20 - What drove Dr. Schwartz’s interest in medicine? 1:30 – 4:02 - What does it mean to know just enough computer science to be dangerous in medtech? 4:23 – 6:59 - Interdisciplinary exposures? How do they impact a career in medtech? 7:38 – 9:54 – The fork in the road: traditional medicine and the path less travelled. 10:02 – 17:11 - What’s the story behind QxMD? 17:28 – 24:13 - Dr. Schwartz talks about the challenges that QxMD faced and how he would do things differently if he could them again. 26:03 – 27:22 - How is working with engineers different from working with doctors? 27:46 – 34:25 - The magic behind QxMD. 34:39 – 37:15 - Dr. Schwartz shares his opinion on the future of medical education. 38:01 – 44:03 - QxMD: Where are they now? 44:42 – 50:20 - Dr. Schwartz shares his passion for and insights into healthcare informatics. 50:44 - 52:11 - Dr. Schwartz’s take: Complex AI as a linchpin for personalized medicine