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Jamie Heywood:
Jamie Heywood: A grande ideia que o meu irmão inspirou

TEDMED 2009 · 16:54 · Filmed Oct 2009
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Jamie Heywood: Jamie Heywood: A grande ideia que o meu irmão inspirou
16:54 · Filmed October 2009 at TEDMED 2009 · Subtitles available in 20 languages

Quando o irmão de Jamie Heywood foi diagnosticado com ALS (Esclerose Lateral Amiotrófica), dedicou a sua vida a combater a doença. Os irmãos Heywood desenvolveram um engenhoso website onde as pessoas partilham e acompanham dados sobre as suas doenças — e descobriram que os dados colectivos tinham um enorme poder para confortar, explicar e prever.

Healthcare revolutionary
When MIT-trained mechanical engineer Jamie Heywood discovered that his younger brother was diagnosed with the terminal illness ALS, he focused all his energy on founding revolutionary healthcare initiatives to help his brother and others like him. Full bio
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