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Leading the Way on Medication Safety with TruMedicines

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TODAYS GUEST David Prokop, Founder at TruMedicines 

David joined us to discuss improving Medication Safety.  Specifically we discuss the following with David:

  • Is prescription compliance really a problem in the United States?
  • What impact do counterfeit drugs have on countries like India?
  • How did you come up with the idea for TruMedicines?
  • What impact can the big data predictions made from TruMedicines data impact public health?
  • Who are your customers? How do you go to market?
  • What can we expect from TruMedicines in the next 6 months?

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About TruMedicines

Founded in 2013 by an International team of computer scientists and pharmaceutical scientists from Seattle, WA, Waterloo, Canada, Washington, D.C., Dar es Salam, Tanzania, Nairobi, Kenya and Kothur, India.  TruMedicines technology is a pioneer in the cross science field of pharmaceuticals and computer big data. We have patented technology which will alllow authentication of individual tablets to verify the quality of a drug unit.  The TruMedicines system is secure and accurate to provide unpresented levels of drug security never before thought possible.

  • TruMedicines smartphone application  photo scans a pill and sends an image to our secure database. If a match is found we authenticate the drug tablet and return a verification photo to show the tablet is genuine, safe and effective.
  • TruMedicines can track drugs at the Lot level and the individual tablet level, surpassing the requirements of the FDA 2013 Drug Supply Chain Security Act.

(from http://www.trumedicines.com/)

 

David’s Bio

David Prokop is a former Microsoft Program Manager with 16 years experience, He has participated in development of several breakthrough products in his 13 years at Microsoft on R&D teams including: Handheld PC, Pocket PC, eBook, Dynamic Layout, ClearType, DRM, ActiveSync, WinCE, XBOX Kinect.

He founded TruMedicines.com in 2013. Among his accomplishments at TruMedicines are:

  • Anti-Counterfeiting technology US Patent # 8,888,005.
  • Invented a pioneering technology to create and index individual drug tablets. This technology will allow visual comparison of drug with stored data to verify authentication of marked Pharmaceutical drugs.
  • GeoSpatial mapping of Tablet Velocity.
  • Technology deployment feasibility is currently being evaluated by Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for pharmaceutical authentication in sub-Sahara Africa.
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JOE LAVELLE is a Healthcare Management and Technology Consultant with a record of successfully meeting the business and technology challenges of diverse organizations including health plans, health delivery networks, and health care companies for 25 years. Joe worked his way up through Cap Gemini and Andersen Consulting to the partner/VP level of at First Consulting Group, Technology Solutions Group and Santa Rosa Consulting. After running his own company, Results First Consulting, for 12 years Joe Co-Founded intrepidNow with Todd Schnick to create incredible content to dramatically improve the sales and marketing efforts of their clients.


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