HealthTech Venture Network visits Precision Medicine

Harvard Talks Med at Precision Medicine 2017

Harvard Medical School’s Department of Biomedical Informatics hosted Precision Medicine 2017: Breakaway Business Models, a forum to address the implementation and dissemination of precision medicine, sponsored by Harvard Medical School, PIC-SURE and Amazon Web Services. What is “precision medicine” exactly? Precision medicine is “taking an explicit multidimensional view of patients: not just one data modality […]

HealthTech Venture Network takes Capital W - a step in the right direction

A Step in the Right Direction with Capital W

The Boston Women’s Venture Summit hosted Capital W, an event connecting women to capital at “the intersection of wellness and technology.” The one day summit provided entrepreneurs, investors and those interested in the state of venture capital for women a platform for discussion and connection of likeminded individuals, seeking improvement to the female funding gap. […]

A Brigham and Women's Spotlight on Digital Health - HealthTech Venture Network HTVN recap

A Brigham and Women’s Spotlight on Digital Health

Brigham and Women’s Hospital hosted an afternoon of discussion, lectures and networking at their Building for Transformative Medicine, highlighting the growing effect of digital technology in research and clinical care. Panels of industry leaders graced the symposium with their expertise and take on the wave of technology permeating the healthcare field, while startups in the industry […]

The Northeast's Brightest Entrepreneurs Compete at the MedTech Innovator Regional Showcase, Healthtech Venture Network

The Northeast’s Brightest Entrepreneurs Compete at the MedTech Innovator Regional Showcase

On April 14, the MedTech Innovator team held their Northeast regional showcase at Pulse@MassChallenge, Boston. The event featured pitches from noteworthy medical device, diagnostic and digital health companies. Attendees had the chance to pick the brains of MedTech Innovator partners, investors, providers and senior execs from big name medical technology companies. The MassChallenge room quickly filled […]

HTVN at Creative Mornings with Ovia Health co founder Gina Nebesar

A Creative Morning with Ovia Health – Why We’re Loving Gina Nebesar

The Creative Mornings breakfast lecture series hosted Gina Nebesar last week for a very special morning segment and we couldn’t be more excited about all things women’s healthtech. Nebesar is co-founder and chief product officer of Ovia Health, digital healthcare technology for women and families in various stages of parenting. The Ovia apps – including Ovia Pregnancy […]

Five Entrepreneurial Insights from Serial Entrepreneur Wayne Chang - HTVN at Harvard University

Five Entrepreneurial Insights from Serial Entrepreneur and Investor Wayne Chang

Legendary tech entrepreneur, investor and philanthropist Wayne Chang visited Harvard last week to talk startups, investing and the big business behind it all. Offering free burritos and a fancy space for conversation, Harvard showed us they really know how to host their visitors. At the March 28 event, Chang answered interview questions, as well as audience […]

HTVN checks out One Medical Boston opening their newest spot in Copley

One Medical Expands Boston Branch to Copley

The team behind One Medical – a modern healthcare brand that offers same-day medical appointments in an innovative setting – opened its newest location in Copley Square this week. One Medical, with locations in major cities across the country, offers a new approach to healthcare, providing hands-on service efficiency and medical expertise, and providing you with […]

Top Five Cities to Grow a Healthtech Startup HTVN

Top Five Cities to Grow a Healthtech Startup

Silicon Valley has gained itself a reputation as the hotbed in which to grow a startup. Unfortunately, that can be a double edged sword: the amazing amount of innovation and development that has come out of that region has driven property prices to an almost prohibitive level. With this in mind, here are the five […]

HTVN recaps What Factors Influence Startup Success?

Harvard Business Review Recap: What Factors Influence Startup Success?

Content by Tucker J. Marion In today’s world, more and more startups are clamoring for attention. As venture capital firms strive to find the next big thing, they often find themselves struggling to predict which startups are destined for success and which are not. Last year, First Round Capital published a study in which they […]

HTVN highlights five new developments in healthtech you should be aware of in 2016

Five New Developments in Healthcare You Should Be Aware of in 2016

The world of health care is continuing to change in 2016, and the effects of that change will be felt by all Americans. Here are the five biggest developments coming to healthcare reform in 2016 and the implications they could have for you. Content by Andrew Bindelglass 1.  Insurance prices are going to rise substantially […]

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