The Patient Portal for New Yorkers will be launching soon and I am proud, as a native New Yorker, woman in digital health, and a NYS-trained and licensed physician, to have been a part of it -especially the design process. Just a little less than a year ago, we were all nervously awaiting the results of the rfp process and here we are, excitedly awaiting the patient portal’s prime time debut.
3D Heights is a full-service 3D-scanning and printing store located in Upper Manhattan founded by military vet and Washington Heights native, Jerry Castanos. Launched 5 months ago, it has attracted entrepreneurs, hobbyists, inventors, and curious residents from all over the city, as well as students from nearby elementary schools, middle schools, high schools and universities […]
As a blogger and generally curious person on the loose in the streets of NYC, I have the opportunity to bump into interesting people doing interesting things in the Alley. For me, the most important question to ask is why. Here’s my interview with the founders of digital health startup and Zahn Innovation Center member […]
20 biotech startups starting to make a difference…
When I was little (still am, just older), my idea of a businessperson was someone who was intelligent, stern, and busy and wore a suit and shiny shoes along with a contemplative look on their face all the time. In fact, in researching the root of the word from Etymology Online, in Old English the […]
This article presents a roundup of recent digital healthcare for women, designed by women. Checkout some of the technology and services.
Five different New York startups that are doing useful and needed things.
So how does one go about finding an apprentice? The likely case is that they will find you. They may not fit into any job description or have a linear work history, but they will exude motivation, passion and purpose.
At ElabNYC’s 2015 Pitch Day, over twenty medical-based startups presented their products and services that cover a wide breath of health-related fields. Check out this review of the day’s activities and some information on all the startups.
The healthcare industry needs new conferences that are more inclusive, diverse, and accessible. Read this proposal.
The Zahn Innovation Center, a startup incubator located at City College in Harlem, is contributing to the growing entrepreneurial community in Silicon Harlem, both on and off-campus. It is located in the Grove School of Engineering, named for City College alumnus Andrew Grove (Class of 1960), a co-founder and former CEO and chairman of tech […]