Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Eddie Kovel just graduated from Emory with the unusual combination of a business major and a predictive health minor, fashioned with the support of the Center for the Study of Human Health. One of the fastest growing sectors in the economy, the human health field is creating new opportunities in medicine, business, law, public policy, the arts and elsewhere.
“There’s definitely an emerging need for business-minded health professionals and health-minded business professionals,” Kovel says.
Kovel has developed a card game called “Playout” which aims to motivate people to exercise. He’s now working to spread the word about the product, and its philosophy of having fun while getting fit.
Predictive health: A call to reinvent medicine