Thu, Apr 20|
Online via Zoom
InnovatorMD Startup Showcase
Come, Join us live at this exciting InnovatorMD Startup Showcase
Time & Location
Apr 20, 2023, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM PDT
Online via Zoom
About the Event
5:00 PM PT: Introductions & Networking
5:15 PM PT: Startup Showcase
- Harsh Mulik, CEO & Founder, HumLife360 Inc.
- Aileen Kantor VP, Marketing & Innovation, Health Literacy Innovations
- Dr. Matthew White, CMO, Lief Therapeutics.
6:00 PM PT: Q&A / Panel Discussion
6:30 PM PT: Adjourn
HumLife360: Using Behavior Nudging for Diabetes Management
HumLife360 uses behavior nudges to motivate people to live a more Diabetes friendly life. This mitigates health impacts while reducing ecosystem costs up to 33%. Successfully reduced A1c by 3 pts, kept it at that lowered level and helped the adoption of 3 out of 4 new habits for about 150 customers across 9 months. Our Smart Behavior Nudges deliver greater than about 75% efficacy while reducing costs by up to 33%. Bootstrapped to $250K we are now looking to raise $1.2 million seed round.
Harsh Mulik has spent over 20 years analyzing, combining, and structuring data in a manner that makes continuous sense over time. His background in algorithms, data analysis and data stories was a significant driver in cracking the motivation problem for people with Diabetes. His company, HumLife360 uses patent pending behavior technology to make management of Diabetes simpler and cheaper by using behavior nudges to motivate people to live a more Diabetes friendly life.
Lief Therapeutics: Using biomarker-driven remote therapeutics for mental health
Heart rate variability (HRV) is a biomarker for many health conditions including mental health conditions such as stress, anxiety, and depression. Lief utilizes a unique FDA class II wearable offering patients an ECG-based remote therapeutic in an outpatient setting that provides heart rate variability biofeedback (HRVB) in the treatment of stress and other mental health conditions.
Dr. Matthew White is a psychiatrist based in California. He received his medical degree from University of California, San Francisco and residency in Psychiatry at Stanford University where he served as faculty in the Department of Psychiatry. He subsequently served as a County Behavioral Health Director and Medical Director across outpatient, jail and hospital-based services. He is currently the Director of Medical Affairs for psychiatry At Sutter Health and Chief Medical Officer at Lief.
Health Literacy Innovations: Health Literacy & the Health Literacy Advisor
While the average American reads at a 6th grd reading level, the healthcare industry produces information at 10th grade. With this disconnect ER/hospital/death/costs go up, outcomes go down. This issue-low health literacy-costs the US healthcare system up to $236 billion/yr. Health Literacy Innovations creates tools to eliminate medical mistakes and confusion due to low health literacy. Its flagship product is the Health Literacy Advisor, the nation’s only interactive health literacy tool.
Aileen Kantor is founder of HLI, a company that creates tools to eliminate mistakes from low health literacy. As HLI’s chief business strategist/VP, Marketing & Innovation, she is responsible for HLI's strategic direction, channel partners, and overall growth. She has a BS (BU), M.A.Ed. (GWU rehab/health admin.) MBA (Johns Hopkins Bus School) (hth care mgmt.) is a board member of the International Health Literacy Assoc. and former board member of Women in Bio