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About Alex Fair

Alex Fair is the Founder and CEO of MedStartr. He originally trained as a scientist, working in physics, then cancer and finally in heart disease research. In the 90s he had an idea for a company that took off so he finished off his last paper and came into the world of business. MedStartr is his 7th startup and his favorite so far. Other creations include Expert-Med, Scanbuy.com, FairCareMD.com, MPADS.com, Dr1st.org and the Pinnacle Consulting Group as well as dozens of corporate entities and products for clients and employers over the years. Alex Lives in Long Island, New York and is the proud dad of two wonderful kids.

December 2016

The Winners of MedStartr Momentum 2016

By |December 4th, 2016|Challenges, Crowdfunding, Crowds that Care, Crowdsourcing, Entrepreneurship, Events, Funding, Healthcare, Healthcare & Social Media, Innovation, Mentors, Open Innovation, Partnerships, Pharma, Pilot, Projects, Showcases, Social Media, Startups|

We are very pleased to bring you the winners from the MedMo16 Mega Crowd Challenge, our first Equity Crowd Challenge and our 10th overall.  From an initial pool of 175 applicants, five were selected and three runners up were designated. Our Crowd Challenge selection process relies upon not only expert judges, but also a vast [...]

November 2016

What is #TrumpCare?

By |November 24th, 2016|Entrepreneurship, Government, Healthcare & Social Media, HHS, Innovation, Insurance, Medicaid, Medicare, Politics, Regulation|

We all have concerns about what the new administration will do to our healthcare system which has been changing so rapidly for the last six years.  Will the train be derailed or is a switch coming?  Will Trump and the Republicans do as they have promised so many times and repeal and replace Obamacare, including [...]

December 2015

MedStartr Momentum 2015 Results

By |December 4th, 2015|Awards and Honors, Entrepreneurship, Events, Funding, Innovation, Innovator Physicians, Pharma, Press, Projects, Startups|

Four winners selected and over 12.5 Million impressions for MedMo15

10 Rules for Driving Innovation in Healthcare – Rule # 7 – Pitch Listen Fix Pitch repeat

By |December 2nd, 2015|Entrepreneurship, Get Funded, Open Innovation, Presentations, Startups|

    Rule # 7 –  Pitch Listen Fix Pitch Repeat We recommend to all our acceleration clients to pitch early and pitch often.  I don’t just mean at events like MedStartr Momentum but to everyone.  I mean if you can sell your mother-in-law then you can sell anyone and make no mistake, sales are [...]

November 2015

10 Rules for Driving Innovation in Healthcare – Rule # 10 – Be in the right place

By |November 17th, 2015|Entrepreneurship, Events, Funding, Healthcare, How To|

In preparation for our first full day event, MedStartr Momentum 2015 we are writing out our ten secrets to Healthcare Innovation Success. After helping hundreds of new ideas get to market faster, we have learned a few things about what works in driving innovation in our industry. We will release them one a day to [...]