Sitting Down with Jorge Moll M.D.

Jorge Moll is accomplished father, doctor and businessman. He studied at the Federal University of Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. Moll received a Medical Doctor degree and finished his residency at the federal university. He is a compassionate man who cares about his patients and their well being. He is currently the president of D’Or Institute of Research and Education. He also serves as Director of the Cognitive & Behavioral Neuroscience Unit and works with Neuroinformatics Workgroup.

In an interview with Interview.Net, Jorge Moll talked about his family life, his business and things that interest him. Moll talked about how he created the D’OR Institute to help improve the healthcare industry in Brazil. He believes in the free exchanges of ideas. He talked about how he spends a lot of time consulting with students, researchers and scientists and entrepreneurs. He believes that the best ideas are the ones that can be converted to actions. Moll talked about how he has many ideas throughout the day and he has to filter them out to pick the best ones.

Then, Jorge Moll expressed about his interest in recent topics such as artificial intelligence and new gene therapies. He talked about if he could give one message to his younger self, he would tell himself to be more decisive with ideas or let them go. He talked about how the current system hinder scientific innovation. Moll believes that in business you should question the model and not trying to the same thing over and over again.

Moll believes that people can be successful by doing new and interesting things. He talked about how in life, he has had many failures. He analyzed these failures and learned from them to find ways to better himself. Jorge Moll wants to start a company that meets patient’s needs and make hospital experiences better.

Finally, Moll talked about himself and his family life. He talked about how he never regrets spending money on his family. He talked about he would like to buy we domains, which could help him start a new nonprofit governmental organization. He uses Evernote and Trello to help him stay organized and productive throughout the day. He recommends that everyone should read The Exegesis by Philip Dick. His favorite quote is by Da Vinci, “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication”.

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