• About the Author: Fard Johnmar

    Fard Johnmar is a Senior Fellow of the Society for New Communications Research and Founder and President of Enspektos, a globally respected digital health innovation consultancy. He is a nearly 20-yea…

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11 Sep. 2017 | Comments (0)
Is Digital Health (Already) Dead?
An essay by Rob Coppedge, CEO of Echo Health Ventures, recently appeared in CNBC with a provocative premise: "digital health is dead." Coppedge writes: "When the ungrounded aspirations of well-meaning digital health entrepreneurs and venture capitalists collided, it created an explosive environment where considerable capital was burned without building truly sustainable businesses. Many of these have quietly failed and others are—or soon will be—seeking strategic alternatives."

15 Dec. 2016 | Comments (0)
Digital Health in the Age of Trump: What Should We Expect?
By Fard Johnmar As the Trump Administration begins to take shape, many are asking what the new U.S. government will mean for digital innovation in …

17 Jun. 2016 | Comments (0)
Digital Health Trend Update—Digital Health Snake Oil?, Pharma’s Big Digital Health Moment, Blockchain Frenzy and More
By Fard Johnmar, Founder, Enspektos, and Advisory Board Member, Society for New Communications Research of The Conference Board Welcome to the inau…

25 Apr. 2016 | Comments (0)
Only Five Percent of Health Organizations Excel at Digital Innovation
By Fard Johnmar, Founder, Enspektos, and Advisory Board Member, Society for New Communications of The Conference Board The results from Wave 1 of E…

10 Feb. 2016 | Comments (0)
The Incredible Power of a Well-Formed Partnership
By Fard Johnmar, Founder, Enspektos, and Advisory Board Member, Society for New Communications of The Conference Board Our culture has long celeb…