mobile health startups

By Brian Dolan 02:29 am May 31, 2012
San Francisco-based digital health incubator Rock Health revealed the six startups that will take part in its "pop up" incubator in Boston this summer. The Boston program is a bit different from those that took place at Rock Health headquarters in California: Those were five-month long spring and fall programs and the Boston program’s duration will be just under three months. The startups will...
By Brian Dolan 02:25 am May 17, 2012
At the Health 2.0 Spring Fling conference in Boston this week, Health 2.0 co-founders Matthew Holt and Indu Subaiya shared some preliminary data points from a survey they conducted with companies that have demoed or participated in a Health 2.0 event since the first one in 2007. All told more than 360 companies have been on-stage at Health 2.0 events, and while that figure includes a mix of...
By Brian Dolan 01:51 am December 15, 2011
"The entrepreneurs in the mHealth space tend to be young and often new to healthcare, though of course there are the exceptions-those few old-timers who remember the days before iPhones were issued upon one’s birth," Lisa Suennen, a founding partner at investment firm Psilos Group, wrote last week in a widely syndicated (must-read) column about her experiences at the mHealth Summit. "The young...