Perspectives: The upside of early innovation

What kind of corporate culture makes innovation inevitable?

Thomas Graham, M.D., Chief of Cleveland Clinic Innovations, and Vinay Gidwaney, co-founder and Chief Product Officer of DailyFeats — two who should know — talked with Lisa Witter as part of Perspectives, a series of conversations with thought leaders  co-produced by TEDMED and Fenton Studios and filmed at TEDMED 2012.

Achieving more medical innovation, more affordably is also one of TEDMED’s Great Challenges in health and medicine. The Challenges are persistent issues that demand collective understanding and discussion for management. Join this effort and help shape the future by sharing your thoughts now.

Fake food and the obesity crisis

How much of our nation’s obesity crisis is driven by an overabundance of processed food — and a lack of access to the real stuff?

In a new video series co-produced by TEDMED and Fenton Studios, and filmed at TEDMED 2012, Tracie McMillan, author of “The American Way of Eating” and David Ludwig of Boston Children’s Hospital sat down with Lisa Witter to discuss the issue.

What do you think contributes most to the obesity crisis? Share your thoughts and ask our team of thought leaders on the TEDMED Great Challenges website.