Using Technology to Solve Practical Problems in Medicine

Lifesciences Professional

05-07-2023 • 30 mins

Dr. Jay Shah is a board-certified cardiologist who previously spent seven years building his medical practice from scratch, which he grew to serve over 10,000+ patients. He is currently the Chief Medical Officer of Aktiia, whose smart technology continuously monitors blood pressure.

Hypertension affects 1.3 billion people worldwide and is one of the leading causes of heart attacks and strokes. Dr. Shah is on a mission to make continuous blood pressure monitoring more accessible and discusses:

  • How he became a physician leader and healthcare angel investor.
  • How recent advancements in health tech are transforming the treatment of hypertension and improving patient outcomes.
  • How health tech companies can expand across international markets.

Join Linda and her guest in discussing his journey from the clinical to the corporate world.