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The pandemic has exposed the demand-supply imbalance in Indian healthcare

2020-09-19T07:37:15+00:00September 18th, 2020|Interviews - India Global Business|

As the Managing Director of the Apollo Group, Suneeta Reddy is at the forefront of Indian healthcare. In this exclusive interview with India Global Business, she discusses how Indian medical care is addressing the various challenges Covid-19 has thrown up, the expansion of telemedicine in India and the way forward for the medical sector in India.

The Indian healthcare industry is poised to address domestic and global requirements

2020-09-21T03:59:01+00:00September 15th, 2020|2020, Expert View - India Global Business, Guest Columns - India Global Business, UK Edition – 31 Jan-13 Feb 2020|

The Chairman of Max Healthcare stresses on the importance of global collaborations to boost the healthcare industry in India. Highlights: The healthcare sector has a huge role to play towards India’s target of becoming a $5-trillion economy. The inadequacy of hospital infrastructure is a major hurdle in addressing healthcare demand in India. Reverse auctioning land, more efficient protocols for the construction of hospitals, promoting medical tourism and global collaborations are some measures that can be adopted to further the industry [...]

AI has the potential to bridge the gap between the have and have nots

2020-09-22T12:27:05+00:00September 14th, 2020|Interviews - India Global Business|

Dr Amit Kharat is a senior doctor and the co-founder of Deeptek. In this interview with ‘India Global Business’ he discusses how AI is giving healthcare the edge in fight Covid-19, the move towards digitalisation in Indian healthcare and the firms latest partnership with Japanese teleradiology company Doctor-NET Inc.

Can healthcare be the new buzzword after IT in India?

2020-08-27T14:11:18+00:00August 25th, 2020|Guest Columns - India Global Business, Insight - India Global Business|

The healthcare sector is poised for sustained and rapid growth. It has huge competitive advantages – a vast pool of highly trained manpower, ability to absorb the latest technologies available anywhere in the world and a cost structure that is one-tenth of those prevailing in the West.

Global Gene Corp living up to ‘Star Trek’ creator’s vision of better, fairer world

2020-09-07T06:09:21+00:00August 23rd, 2020|iGLOBAL, News & Views|

Sumit Jamuar is the Global Indian Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO of Global Gene Corp, which recently bagged the prestigious Roddenberry Prize 2020, designed to advance the vision of popular sci-fi series ‘Star Trek’ creator Gene Roddenberry of a better and fairer world. The genomics biotech company, which is headquartered in Mumbai and Cambridge, was recognised for helping the world overcome the bias that 80 per cent of all existing genomic data come from people of European ancestry.