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Jung Scott

Scott Jung

Medical Technology and Digital Health Enthusiast

Ever since I had an atresia surgically repaired at age five, I've been fascinated with the field of medical science. I'm always looking for the next big thing in medical technology and digital health. Interested in helping me transform lives? I'd love to get in touch with you!

Bio

Scott Jung is a Silicon Valley based medical and health technology journalist and advocate. He currently is a senior editor at Medgadget, one of the world’s most trafficked and linked to medical blogs on the internet. He has also been a guest contributor to Intel’s iQ e-magazine and Rock Health’s corporate blog and has provided live, on-site coverage of the International CES and Digital Health Summit and Stanford Medicine X conference.

 

Scott’s other past experiences includes supporting the launch of PEAK Surgical (acquired by Medtronic in 2011), assisting in the development of “neoglycosides”, a new class of antibiotics shown to combat drug-resistant bacteria, connecting health entrepreneurs, investors, and innovators at Rock Health, and selling the world’s best products at Apple.

 

Scott also is a Technical Services Engineer at St. Jude Medical, where he provides support for St. Jude’s robust portfolio of cardiac rhythm management products to patients, clinicians, and field representatives.

 

Scott holds a B.S. degree in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Southern California.

Topics of Interest

  • Wearable computing
  • Smartphone/Mobile Health
  • Health and Fitness Tracking
  • Quantified Self
  • Emerging Technologies

Relevant Links

Where My Work Can Be Found

Medgadget - an independent publication edited and published by a group of MDs and biomed engineers

iQ by Intel - a e-magazine that explores technology culture, news, trends, innovations, and the people behind them

A Brief History of Health Technology

A Brief History of Health Technology

HealthSpot’s Telehealth Kiosk Demo from CES 2013

HealthSpot’s Telehealth Kiosk Demo from...

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Scott has helped Medgadget be a better publication, and we’re sure he would do the same in any other organization. He clearly understands the medtech industry and has demonstrated considerable expertise while working on the site. Not only is he good at what he does, he’s enthusiastic and has fun taking on new challenges.

 

- Gene Ostrovsky
Managing Editor, Medgadget

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