invest 2020 virtual

A debate on the future of health insurance will be a highlight of INVEST Digital Health virtual

The upcoming INVEST Digital Health virtual conference September 21-25 will offer a spotlight for this debate to continue. It will also include conversations spanning behavioral health and how hospitals are addressing the pandemic as well as healthcare startup pitches.

What does hospital innovation look like in a pandemic? Find out at INVEST Digital Health

 The conference, in partnership with healthcare industry association Medical Alley, will include conversations spanning behavioral health, the future of health insurance and how hospitals are addressing the pandemic. It will also spotlight healthcare startups in a pitch contest.

INVEST Pitch Perfect winner spotlight: Amplified Sciences targets early pancreatic cancer detection

Amplified Sciences emerged as the winner of the diagnostics track for the MedCity INVEST conference’s Pitch Perfect contest with PanCystPro, the test it is developing to address the problems encountered when determining whether pancreatic cysts are cancerous.

Who won the MedCity INVEST Pitch Perfect competition?

Healthcare startups across health services, health IT, medical devices, biopharma and diagnostics tracks took part in the week-long competition at the conference July 20-24. Here are the winners for the five tracks.

How are VCs performing due diligence when they can’t meet startups in person?

In a panel discussion during MedCity INVEST Thursday, investors discussed how the Covid-19 pandemic and social distancing requirements have impacted the way they interact with companies.

How four healthcare executives are planning for the future of digital health

Executives with Kaiser Permanente, Houston Methodist, Providence St. Joseph Health and Highmark Health shared their thoughts on the future of digital health and how they used technology to care for their patients at the start of the Covid-19 pandemic.

How can life science companies benefit from hiring a Professional Employer Organization? [Sponsored]

In an interview, TriNet’s Vice President of Life Sciences, Maria Abouseif, talked about the role Professional Employer Organizations play in helping life science companies navigate the COVID-19 public health crisis.

Here’s what’s on the agenda for Day 1 of MedCity INVEST virtual

Our annual INVEST conference, where investors and startups meet, kicks off today as a virtual event. Chris Coburn, chief innovation officer of Mass General Brigham, is a featured speaker and startups in the area of health services will present in the first track of our INVEST Pitch Perfect contest.

Five VCs share how the pandemic has changed investing

Months into the Covid-19 pandemic, the pace of new investments for startups has picked back up. Five VCs shared what’s changed and how they’re working in the midst of the crisis.

A special presentation from J.P. Morgan for MedCity’s INVEST conference [Sponsored]

Pamela Aldsworth, head of VC coverage and managing director at J.P. Morgan, discusses deals and dealmaking during the pandemic and how startups can survive, in a special presentation to mark MedCity News’ annual INVEST conference.

Which health IT entrepreneurs will present at INVEST Pitch Perfect? Register now and save.

Five health IT startups with technology spanning patient engagement, optimizing care for cancer patients from China, and connected devices will take part in the startup pitching contest INVEST Pitch Perfect July 20-24. Register now while tickets are still available!

Register for MedCity INVEST and learn how Covid-19 has shaken up investment trends

Gain insights from the perspectives of healthcare investors from Maverick Ventures, Cultivation Capital, Advocate Aurora Health and Flare Capital on investment trends in 2020 at the online conference July 20-24. Register now and save.