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Kinova’s Vice President of Medical Robotics, Appointed to 2 Boards, 2 Committees

2018 is bound to be a busy year for Kinova’s own Stuart Kozlick. In 2017, Stuart has been appointed to sit on four prestigious committees and boards, effectively positioning Kinova among key industry thought leaders. These strategic partnerships will allow Kinova to accelerate the adoption of new technologies within the healthcare system and encourage alignment within the industry, healthcare communities and governments facilitating accessibilities and communities.

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News & Events

Robotics in Ontario’s Health Care System: A Decision That Could Have Disastrous Consequences

On August 8th, we learned that a committee of experts advised the Ontario government not to invest in new medical robotics technology to be used in radical prostatectomy (prostate ablation). This news may seem commonplace—however, it is the first step towards the “third-worldization” of our health care system.

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Industry insights

Doctors Replaced by Robots? Wait a Minute…

In its July 10th web edition, Forbes magazine published an article with a disturbing title: “Prepare yourself, robots will soon replace doctors in the healthcare.” This statement is clearly exaggerated and requires further explanation.

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Expert Talk

Surgical Robotics: Our healthcare system needs to change

Medical robotics is growing fast. Technological advances in this area are numerous, some are available right now. The Canadian healthcare system must rapidly review its priorities to provide the best possible care for patients.

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