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April 2018

Zibrio Balance Wins #MedMo #Houston at Health Impact Southwest

By |April 13th, 2018|About MedStartr, Accelerator, Challenges, Entrepreneurship, Funding, Global Health, Innovation, Investments, Startups, World Tour|

In 2018 we are expanding on the MedMo Roadshow where we did events in ten cities looking for our first investments in 2017.  This year we are targetting 20 cities and 20 new companies to invest in.  So far we have done events in New York, Miami, Las Vegas, and New Orleans and a due [...]

NOLAHI Challenge Winners Announced

By |April 2nd, 2018|Challenges, Corporate Innovation, Crowdfunding, Economic Development, Government, Healthcare, Hospital, Innovation, Open Innovation, Payer, Pilot, Startups|

    We are pleased to report that out of over 140 teams that applied to win our New Orleans Health Innovators Crowd Challenge, sponsored by BCBS Louisiana, Ochsner Health Systems, Stone Pigman, Tulane Health System, Lafayette General Foundation, Lookfar, Capital One, Launchpad, The Warehouse, The Shop, and the New Orleans Bioinnovation Center and organized [...]

December 2017

MedStartr Announces Winners of MedMo17 – its annual Healthcare Pitch Contest

By |December 7th, 2017|Awards and Honors, Challenges, Corporate Innovation, Crowdfunding, Crowds that Care, Crowdsourcing, Entrepreneurship, Equity Crowdfunding, Events, Healthcare, Healthcare & Social Media, Innovation, Mentors, Partnerships, Pharma, Press, Projects, Startups|

New York City - December 7, 2017 -  MedStartr, Inc. the healthcare-only crowdfunding and investment platform today announced the winners of MedMo17 Crowd Challenge held at MedStartr Momentum 2017, its annual two-day conference in New York. More than 100 different startups competed throughout the year for cash, investments and in-kind prizes totaling up to $2M, [...]

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 [...]