Department of Health & Human Services

How Anybody Can Help Advance Genomic Medicine Now

Genomic medicine is on the horizon, and is likely to change healthcare. But there’s no shortage of challenges: regulations, data-sharing limits, funding, and lack of research participants, to name a few. But the biggest obstacle,...

Government Infecting Itself with Entrepreneurial Spirit

One of the many phrases with which we’ve all become familiar, certainly if we live or spend any time around Washington, is that government needs to operate more like a business. And while that’s an...

Slowly, Tech Innovation Makes Inroads in Government

Is tech making government work better? That was the question tackled by an expert panel at the Techonomy Policy conference in Washington in early June. The summary answer: a little bit, but not nearly as...