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Charlene Ngamwajasat

Dr. Charlene Ngamwajasat is the creator and writer of the blog Just Curious. She practices in New York City, specializing in internal medicine. She describes herself as a physician who loves to travel, read and experience new things.

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#NYCTech - How a small digital health startup won a statewide contract… The Patient Portal for New Yorkers will be launching soon and I am proud, as a native New Yorker, woman in digital health, and a NYS-trained and licensed physician,...
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#NYCTech - 3D Heights is a full-service 3D-scanning and printing store located in Upper Manhattan founded by military vet and Washington Heights native, Jerry Castanos. Launched 5 months ago, it has attracted entrepreneurs, hobbyists, inventors,...
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#NYCTech - As a blogger and generally curious person on the loose in the streets of NYC, I have the opportunity to bump into interesting people doing interesting things in the Alley. For me, the most important question to ask is why. Here’s...
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#NYCTech - Recently, hundreds of healthcare and biotech innovators, investors, entrepreneurs and stakeholders attended ElabNYC’s 2015 Pitch Day at the Microsoft Technology Center in the heart of Times Square. A total of 20 teams presented to a...
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Advice - When I was little (still am, just older), my idea of a businessperson was someone who was intelligent, stern, and busy and wore a suit and shiny shoes along with a contemplative look on their face all the time. In fact, in researching...
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Healthcare - I’m committed to diversity when it comes to healthcare, technology and leadership. I saw a tweet quoting @JudyMurphyHIT today (#EqualPayDay) on the #HIMSS15 timeline which said that “$42M in greater healthcare firm value when...
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#NYCTech -X.ai: A virtual personal assistant (Amy Ingram) helps schedule meetings for you.Why I like it: Amy really streamlines the back and forth of scheduling meetings for you. I found her to be very polite, and a lot of people I...
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Popular - The concept of apprenticeship isn’t new. In fact, the concept of learning a trade from master craftsmen is quite old (from sushi to stone masonry). What is new is the formal application and position of apprenticeship in...
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#NYCTech - Recently, hundreds of healthcare and biotech innovators, investors, entrepreneurs and stakeholders attended ElabNYC’s 2015 Pitch Day at the Microsoft Technology Center in the heart of Times Square. A total of twenty teams presented...
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Advice - Conferences offer the opportunities to learn new things, meet new people and catch up with old friends and colleagues. Healthcare has quite a few conferences and they tend to be segmented into specialties, such as internal medicine,...
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#NYCTech - The Zahn Innovation Center, a startup incubator located at City College in Harlem, is contributing to the growing entrepreneurial community in Silicon Harlem, both on and off-campus. It is located in the Grove School of Engineering,...
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Advice - This list is by no means exhaustive but it’s meant to give budding entrepreneurs of any age a starting point for their first adventure. These books were chosen based on their readability (easy to understand, key points highlighted,...
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#NYCTech -Each November, the New York E-health Collaborative, a nonprofit organization that serves as a public resource for health information technology in New York State, holds the annual Digital Health Conference that brings together...
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Advice -   1. A practical digital health fellowship for providers and post-graduates Over the past 3 years, I have had coffee with MD’s, MBA’s, MPH’s, Phd’s etc and the one thing that has come up over and over again is that...
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AlleyTalk - June marked Pilot Health Day 2014, a program that provides $1 million in funding to projects that pilot innovative health technologies in NYC. The day was sponsored by Health 2.0, an organization that showcases and catalyzes health...
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AlleyTalk -Healthcare has undergone a number of changes in the last several years and will continue to undergo changes as...