One of the greatest medical researchers of the United States agrees to work for Apple
Stephen Friend, one of the most important medical researchers in the United States, he joined Apple and will provide an important help for the improvement of the platform of the company dedicated to health care.
Friend is co-founder and ex-president of Sage Bionetworks, a company that works from years in the field of medical research. The doctor has now accepted to work for Apple with the goal of leading the teams of the various platforms dedicated to medicine and health. Among other things, the Friend and Sage Bionetworks have already collaborated in the past with Apple, considering that in 2015, they launched one of the first studies on ResearchKit dedicated to Parkinson's disease and breast cancer.
The doctor will continue to work for Sage at a strategic level and for the most important decisions, but most of the time will now be dedicated to Apple.
It is, therefore, an input of high profile, that will surely give you a hand to improve ResearchKit and all the other services, the “doctors” that he is working on Apple.
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