Recapping Techstars Healthcare Accelerator Demo Day 2016
Techstars Healthcare Accelerator, in partnership with Cedars-Sinai, is a collaboration to help today’s technology innovators turn their ideas into breakthroughs that can improve the lives of patients around the world. Out of 500 applicants, eleven companies were selected for the program and given access to the world’s leading physicians and researchers to help advance technology that empowers the patient or healthcare professional to better track, manage, and improve health and healthcare delivery.
ZendyHealth (@ZendyHealth), Yosko (@yosko), Well Health (@WELLHealthInc), Stasis Labs (@stasislabs, Silversheet (@silversheet), Inscope Medical (@inscopemedical), HomeHero (@HomeHero), Grace (@meet_grace_), Ella (@meet_ella), Deep6 Analytics (@deep6analytics), and AppliedVR (@AppliedVRhealth) are the eleven companies who spent three months working with Cedar Sinai doctors and nurses, as well as investors and entrepreneurs, to help develop their healthcare technologies. On June 23rd each startup was given the opportunity to pitch their company on Demo Day to healthcare leaders, investors, press, and other community members. Several companies also announced continued partnerships with Cedars-Sinai.
We researched some background information about the program and also followed events, news, and tweets about Demo Day and created a collection of highlights. Check it out below.