Ep13: Kim Kardashian, the FDA, and Hacking Cars

Digital healthcare strategists Matt Balogh, Buddy Scalera, and Chris Cullmann discuss Kim Kardashian’s run in with the FDA, and what auto security in the age of smart things means for healthcare? Download Episode 13. Kim Kardashian’s Instagram Got a Drug Company In Trouble with the FDA FDA busts Kim Kardashian selfie for leaving out drug side effects Diclegis Press Release Hackers Cut Corvettes Breaks via Common Car Gadget 14 Year Old Hacks Connected Cars with Pocket Money IBM Acquires Merge Health to Supplement Watson Healthcare  

Regulating in the Connected Health World, PharmaVoice contributor

Pharmaceutical regulation is both a hindrance and a necessity.  In September 2013, the FDA issued a final guidance for mobile medical apps.  This guidance provides clarity regarding which mobile apps are the focus of FDA oversight and which are not.  Together with January 2014’s draft social guidance we can begin to pain a picture in the FDA’s role in oversight, safety, and privacy. Read more: http://www.pharmavoice.com/archives/article.esiml?id=2886