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September 28, 2016
StartUp Health Insider

StartUp Health’s Multi-Year Partnership to Commercialize Health Startups

We’re excited to announce the launch of StartUp Health Colorado, in partnership with three world-class health institutions: the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Children’s Hospital Colorado, and UCHealth to connect the emerging health innovation hub in the Rocky Mountain Region to StartUp Health’s global network of Health Transformers, doctorpreneurs, investors and industry stakeholders. This new partnership signals an important shift for how health tech startups will validate and get access to commercialize in the future. Read the full announcement here, here and in MedCity News, Crain’s New York, HIT Consultant, InnovatioNews, Global University Venturing, Politico Pulse, Healthcare IT News, and Becker’s Hospital Review.

Healthcare’s Inconvenient Truth: The Big Heist

On this week’s episode of StartUp Health NOW, Dave Chase, Health Transformer, serial entrepreneur, author and now filmmaker, discusses his new film project “The Big Heist.”

Dave Chase on StartUp Health NOW
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Health 2.0: StartUp Health Highlights

Thanks to all who came out to our VIP Party with GE Ventures on Monday! We had an amazing time with fellow Health Transformers from all over the world celebrating the 10th anniversary of Health 2.0.

StartUp Health Party
StartUp Health Party
StartUp Health Party
StartUp Health Party
StartUp Health + GE Ventures VIP Networking Party
Team Finland Update
Team Finland Update
Team Finland Update
Team Finland Update
Health 2.0 Team Finland Update ft. StartUp Health Finland companies Brainshake, Buddy Healthcare, LymphaTouch & LS Cancer Diagnostics
StartUp Health Companies Demoing
StartUp Health Companies Demoing
StartUp Health companies Medtep and Shift Health demoing during Health 2.0 Session “The Care Continuum - Innovative Solutions for Ongoing Care”

StartUp Health Companies in the News

Cyclica Raises C$2.4M in Series A Financing

Wyomissing OB/GYN Practice Offers Babyscripts App for Low-risk Pregnancies
Reading Eagle

Entrepreneur of the Week: David Weingard, Fit4D
Longevity Network

Behavior Change and Patient Engagement: The Endgame for Gamification -- Like Cohero Health -- in Healthcare
Samsung Insights

VoyagerMed’s Innovative Inbound Medical Tourism Strategy
Digital Journal

UCHealth and RxREVU Partner to Fight Antibiotic Resistance
Yahoo! Finance

New Mental Healthcare App by PsyInnovations Seeks to Alleviate Depression, Anxiety

The World’s Largest Community of Health Transformers

For entrepreneurs who are transforming healthcare, StartUp Health Academy is a lifetime program for every stage of growth that provides coaching, community, access and promotion to each of our Health Transformers.

Calling All Startups: Accenture HealthTech Innovation Challenge

Accenture is scouting for the leading digital health startups to apply to the HealthTech Innovation Challenge for a chance to access an exclusive panel of judges that includes representatives from Amerisource Bergen, Merck, Novartis, Shire, and UBC at the StartUp Health Festival. Deadline to apply is October 21. Read more about the challenge in Healthcare IT News and Becker’s Hospital Review.

Momentum by The Next Web

The Next Web and StartUp Health invite you to join 5,000 technology world leaders in Brooklyn on November 16 for what's been dubbed NY's most intimate tech conference for business decision makers. Use this link for half-price admission.

Upcoming Health Events

Finnish Pitch Night - Highlighting HealthTech
StartUp Health Finland cos Buddy Healthcare, Brainshake & HLD Pitching
September 29
San Francisco, CA

EHI Innovation Showcase
October 4-5
Washington, DC
$200 discount code: INNOVATE2016

Louisville Innovation Summit
October 9-11
Louisville, KY

Next Edge Health Experience Summit
October 17-18
Boston, MA

Connected Health Symposium
October 20-21
Boston, MA

Digital Healthcare Innovation Summit
November 2
Boston, MA

For more digital health events, visit our website.

Buzzworthy Headlines

Children's Hospital Colorado Partners With StartUp Health to Transform Children's Health

StartUp Health Program Expands Model in First Provider Collaboration With Colorado
MedCity News

NYC's StartUp Health to Open Colorado Outpost
Crain’s New York

Apple Watch Could See a Big Sales Boost, Thanks to Aetna
Fast Company 

StartUp Health Launches Digital Health Innovation Hub in Colorado
HIT Consultant 

StartUp Health Launches StartUp Health Colorado

Zuckerberg, Chan Pledge $3B to End Disease
The New York Times 

StartUp Health Journeys to Colorado
Global University Venturing 

First in Pulse: StartUp Health Launching 'Health Innovation Hub' in Colorado
Politico Pulse 

StartUp Health Launches Tech Incubator in Colorado
Healthcare IT News 

StartUp Health, Colorado Universities Launch Innovation Program
Becker's Hospital Review 

StartUp Health Launches StartUp Health Colorado

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StartUp Health Is Hiring!

StartUp Health is hiring batteries-included team players who want to join our mission to transform health. We’re currently searching for NY-based CFO, Partnership Leaders and Paralegal as we expand our team.


Digital health companies have raised over $112M this week, according to StartUp Health Insights. Here are a few of the most recent deals:

Startup Amount Investors
InstaMed $50.0M Carrick Capital Partners
Color Genomics $45.0M General Catalyst, Bono, Susan L. Wagner, 8VC, Khosla Ventures, Emerson Collective
Catalyze $6.5M Lewis & Clark Ventures, Arthur Ventures, Baird Venture Partner, Chicago Ventures
roadtohealth $4.0M Reinsurance Group of America
Cyclica C$2.4M GreenSky Capital, China Canada Angel Alliance, Anthony Griffiths
StartUp Health Insights Midyear Report

The digital health market broke historic records as funding reached $3.9B in the first half of the year.

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