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Innovate South's Get Started Medical Pitch Contest, Tickets

Nov. 7, 2019
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Eight of the nation’s best and brightest entrepreneurs in healthcare, including Lafayette-based Digital Twin Studios, will pitch their innovative medical solutions for a chance to win $20,000. It could help make their ideas a reality at the Get Started Medical pitch contests on November 14th in Lafayette, La.

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Ken Kraft, Senior Vice President of Marketing & Sales Operation, Cox Business, will host the competition. The distinguished judging panel includes:

• Aimee Quirk – CEO of innovationOchsner, Ochsner Health System

• Cian Robinson – Direct of Development and Operations, Lafayette General Health

• Dr. Vindell Washington – Chief Medical Offer, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana

• Sujata Gosalia – Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, Cox Communications

• Molly Hegarty – CEO, Junum

 

The 8 Get Started Medical finalists and their pitches are:

• Winter Innovations (Knoxville, TN)— a medical device company that develops novel orthopedic surgical tools to improve patient outcomes in high-risk procedures.

• Vascugenix (Little Rock, AR)— device company focused on developing innovative products to improve the interventional vascular procedure.

• ROSE (Washington, D.C.)— transforming the way people receive mental health care by leveraging machine learning to augment in-person therapy sessions.

• NeuroFlow (Philadelphia, PA)— digital health company combining workflow automation, patient engagement tools, and applied AI to promote behavioral health integration in all care settings.

• Lineus Medical (Fayetteville, AR)— patented SafeBreak Vascular device is designed to prevent IV catheter dislodgement in hospitalized patients.

• Lapovations (Fayetteville, AR)— medical device company creating a platform of innovative products to improve minimally invasive abdominal surgery.

• Intelligent Observation (Miami, FL)— a unique, proprietary technology platform based, hand hygiene tracking and alert system designed to reduce healthcare-acquired infections in hospitals.

• Digital Twin Studio (Lafayette, LA)— development company specializing in immersive and interactive training certification.

For free tickets, visit http://www.getstartedmedical.com.

Where:

Acadiana Center for the Arts  

101 W. Vermilion Street

Lafayette, LA 70501

When:

Thursday, November 14th  
5:00pm – 6:30pm: Happy Hour

6:30pm – 8:30pm: Pitch Event

lic is invited to attend the pitch contest and a pre-event networking reception sponsored by Cox Business in partnership with Lafayette General Health and Opportunity Machine.


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