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eMed's 6 to follow in entrepreneurship

Check out who made the list for eMed's 6 to follow in entrepreneurship this week

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Posted by: Chris Seper
on July 26, 2013
Category:  Creation  Execution  Growth  Ideation 
eMed's 6 to follow in entrepreneurship
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Posted by: Chris Seper
on July 19, 2013
Category:  Creation  Growth  Execution  Ideation 
Five strategic reminders for healthcare startups

Some advice is good enough to repeat and repeat and repeat. Marti Nyman is managing director of Altavail Partners, LLC, an innovation, strategy and business acceleration consultancy. He also writes at Think. Act. Grow. He recently spoke at a meet up of Healthcare.mn to share advice about building a new company. The advice is not new but it's easy to forget when you are focused on tactics and details of your unique company.

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Posted by: MedCityNews .com
on June 12, 2013
Category:  Execution 
DioGenix: CEO Offers Tips on Pursuing the Right Product and Investors

DioGenix, in Gaithersburg, Md., was founded in 2009 after CEO Larry Tiffany and his senior management team saw a clear clinical need: monitoring disease progression of multiple sclerosis (MS). Tiffany has an extensive background in biotech, as an IP attorney, and as a senior executive at small and mid-size biotech companies. Before DioGenix, he was senior vice president and general manager of genomics for another genomics research company, Gene Logic.

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Posted by: MedCityNews .com
on February 19, 2013
Category:  Creation  Execution 
O'Brien: Finding Startup Success as a Physician-Inventor Far From Healthcare Hotspots

Dr. Todd O’Brien has additional challenges beyond those encountered by most startup life science CEOs. The 48-year-old podiatrist still sees patients even while developing his latest innovation: an electronic tuning fork for measuring diabetes-related nerve damage in people’s feet. He's also building his company in Orono, Maine - far from any major healthcare hub.

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Posted by: MedCityNews .com
on February 19, 2013
Category:  Growth 
Medivo: Finding the Right Investors and Customers is Key to Business Success

Three years ago, Jason Bhan, MD, a family practitioner, went into business with a cousin—Sundeep Bhan, a serial entrepreneur—and a friend, Destry Sulkes, also an MD.  The three healthcare entrepreneurs founded Medivo, which developed tools to track symptoms, explain lab results, and provide personalized health information.

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Posted by: MedCityNews .com
on February 12, 2013
Category:  Execution  Creation 
TVAX: Cancer Researcher-Turned-Startup Founder Takes DIY Approach

It’s a cancer immunologist’s dream to discover a safe and effective way to coax the body’s own immune system into waging war against invading cancer cells. Building a startup company around that finding, though, is definitely not every scientist’s forte. For Gary W. Wood, making the leap from laboratory to C-suite seemed like the next logical step.

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Posted by: MedCityNews .com
on February 12, 2013
Category:  Growth 
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