“That’s why we built PatientsLikeMe, to lower the cost of discovering new treatments and to measure and understand disease. Together, this community can help reduce the time to determine what works.” –Jamie Heywood
What happens when a patient finds another patient like them – for example, someone the same age with the same disease taking the same treatments? Problems get solved, says PatientsLikeMe Co-Founder and Chairman Jamie Heywood.
Click on the box below to hear more of Jamie’s thoughts in his interview with Boston.com, the online home of the Boston Globe, as part of an ongoing series called “The Innovators.” From the front door of our offices in Cambridge’s Kendall Square to the engineering team’s color-coded whiteboard, take Jamie’s insider tour of PatientsLikeMe headquarters and learn more about our mission of transforming healthcare.