February 19, 2014

Huge Growth in NYC Health StartUps


Crain’s NY Business featured StartUp Health Insights in its three-year overview of NYC digital health funding. New York City digital health startups have raised $464 million in funding since 2010 and that number keeps growing! "New York has quickly become a magnet for the sector because of its vibrant customer base, access to early-stage capital and partners, and several active organizations that are specifically focused on accelerating innovation and transforming health care," says our Community Director, Polina Hanin.

Meet StartUp Health and Google at the Social Health Bootcamp @ SXSW


We’re getting ready for the annual Social Health Startup Bootcamp at SXSW, and we hope to see you there! The March 7th event features several panels focused around digital health investing, founder’s stories, and alternative sources for funding. Meet an amazing group of startups as well as leaders from Google and StartUp Health. Check out the agenda and pre-register here.

Founder Stories: Maxwell Health Gives Advice to StartUps

From building a strong team to finding the right investors, growing a startup has many challenges. Veer Gidwaney, CEO of StartUp Health company Maxwell Health, shares his successes and setbacks in Techli and gives valuable advice to entrepreneurs entering the digital health field. “Fail fast, and do as many things as possible to get to the winning idea,” says Gidwaney. Learn more about what it took for Maxwell Health to innovate and disrupt healthcare!

StartUp Health Weekly InsightsTM

Top Digital Health Funding This Week
Startup Amount Investors
Dedalus $89M Hutton Collins
Specialists On Call $32M Warburg Pincus
Welltok $22.1M New Enterprise Associates (NEA)IBM Venture Capital GroupQualcomm VenturesEmergence Capital PartnersInterWest PartnersMiramar Venture Partners
Guardant Health $9.2M Undisclosed
MD Revolution $7M Undisclosed
MyHealthTeams $3.3M The Westly Group500 StartupsHealthTech CapitalSand Hill AngelsTEEC Angel Fund
Transcriptic $2.8M Undisclosed
Rise  $2.3M Floodgate FundGreylock PartnersGoogle VenturesCowboy Ventures
See much more in StartUp Health Insights, the most comprehensive funding database tracking over $8 billion in digital health and health tech deals.
  

Upcoming Health Events & Challenges

CHCF & San Diego County Code-a-thon
February 22-23, 2014
San Diego, CA

HIMSS14
February 23-27, 2014
Orlando, FL

LAUNCH Festival
February 24-26, 2014
San Francisco, CA

The Future of Healthcare Communications Summit
February 25, 2014
New York, NY

GSMA Mobile World Congress 2014
February 25-28, 2014
Barcelona, Spain

Health Sciences Innovation • Investment Forum
March 6, 2014
New York, NY

SXSW
March 7-11, 2014
Austin, TX

Pharmica’s Pharma 3.0: The Digital Medicine Era Conference
April 30-May 1, 2014
Philadelphia, PA

For even more, visit our listings of Events & Challenges.

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