2015 Spotlight Health Opening and Welcome

Spotlight Health returns to Aspen, Colorado as the opening segment of the Aspen Ideas Festival. This year’s theme is Smart Solutions to the World’s Toughest Challenges. From Ebola, climate change, and genetically modified organisms, to cancer, personalized medicine, and death with dignity, we’ll take on these headline-blaring challenges, and look at the future-facing solutions coming from the fields of science, art, technology, and design.

Festival: 2015

Watch and Listen: Health

Women with early-stage breast cancer may not need any chemotherapy. That’s the treatment-transforming finding from just... See more
Whether the headlines describe a “cancer moonshot” or a “war on cancer,” they capture a yearning and determination to... See more
Despite all of the scientific advances in genomic sequencing, genetic testing, and gene editing, science writer Carl... See more
Rural residents photograph ailing chickens to monitor the spread of Avian flu, mountaineer adventurers collect scat... See more
Development in the Global South is fundamentally about dignity – the dignity of people, of planet, and of all life. In... See more
Advances in women’s health have led to breakthroughs in breast cancer imaging, hormone therapy, and longer lives for... See more

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