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Jamie Heywood Is One of Hacking Work’s 100 Great Disruptive Heroes

Posted May 1st, 2012 by

Learn More About Hacking Work's 100 Great Disruptive Heroes

How do you define a disruptive hero?  Here is Hacking Work’s three-pronged filter:

  • Disruptive because they are proving conventional wisdom wrong.
  • Heroes because they are changing the rules of the game, for the better.
  • Great because they helped to change us all for the better.

Given these demanding criteria, we are pleased to announce that Hacking Work has recognized PatientsLikeMe Co-Founder and Chairman Jamie Heywood for disrupting the accepted rules of the medical world.  How did his upbringing encourage him to ask questions?  Why does he believe it’s possible to both challenge and respect the healthcare system at the same time?

Find out that and much more in this thought-provoking interview: