The Cross-Border Biotech Blog

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Brian Bloom discusses challenges facing Canada’s healthcare industry in Valeant’s shadow Click on the image to view the full video.

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Bloom Burton opens the TSX 2016

Bloom Burton opens the TSX ahead of the 2016 Bloom Burton Healthcare Investment Conference Click on the image to view the full video.

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Bloom Burton’s analyst Dave Martin discusses Canadian healthcare risks and opportunities on BNN Click on the image to view the full video.

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The Bloom Burton Healthcare Investor Conference highlighted in the Financial Post Click here to learn more about this preview of the Bloom Burton Healthcare Investor Conference in the Financial Post.

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Apollo_Part1

  Can Technology Improve Patient Adherence? In my last blog, On Being Unintentionally Non-Adherent, I left off proposing that there is a significant healthcare improvement opportunity if only we could increase the medication adherence amongst motivated patients, versus those who need serious behavioral modification. I also concluded that using technology to engage patients is the […]

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KeepingYourBunisess

If someone asks you how your business is doing, you may say “Great” or “Couldn’t be better”. But do you really know? Equally importantly, are you able to back up that comment and demonstrate the value of your business to an outside investor, lender or potential purchaser? You never know when you may need or […]

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Q4Annual2015PART3_SharePricePerformance-01

  In this blog, I am going to comment on the Q4 and 2015 annual performance of the Tier 2 group of 49 companies with share prices of between $0.10 and $0.99 to start 2015. IMRIS (taken private after a Chapter 11 filing), Premier Diagnostic Health Services (which no longer has a healthcare focus) and […]

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Q4Annual2015PART2_SharePricePerformance-01

  Tier 1 Companies The annual chaos of the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference is ongoing in San Francisco as I write this blog. Over ninety per cent of the people are not actually invited to the conference but have meetings in area hotels from dawn until the cocktail parties start. All areas of healthcare are […]

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Apollo_Part1

On being unintentionally non-adherent I wonder how many of us have included “better adherence to my prescription drugs” in our list of New Year’s resolutions? The answer is likely near zero. It doesn’t even make health.com’s list of the Top 10 Healthiest New Year’s Resolutions, yet study after study concludes that the negative impact of […]

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