Bridging the Gap between Research and Entrepreneurship Christine Ngaruiya, MD, MSc, DTMH Founder, KEDU @cngaruiy Brief Background Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine at Yale University Founder, Bridge to Care Refugee linkage to care program, Nebraska Harambe Entrepreneur Alliance Associate for Social Entrepreneurship Harambe Pfizer Fellow Awardee for focus on healthcare innovation Board Member, Integrated Refugee and Immigrant Services, New Haven, CT Co-founding Member, Yale Network for Global Noncommunicable Disease
Calculating Entrepreneurship and the Value of Experience in Derisking Your Venture Gitte Pedersen CEO & Co-Founder Genomic Expression Brief Background CEO & Co-Founder of Genomic Expression Co-Founder of Female Equity Angel Investor, Pipeline Angels Winner of Lyfebulb Winner of EU Top50 Award Education Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering Bachelor's Degree in International Trade Wife and Mother of 2 Gitte Pedersen is equal parts a scientist and a businesswoman.
Activities January Charting the Course – The Future of Digital HealthReception for investors and startups in NYC. February Judge at the Annual Yale Healthcare Case Competition April Global Health Innovation: The Possibilities and Challenges for Startups Lecture at Unite for Sight Global Health Conference May Sponsored Mid-Atlantic Health Care IT Forum in Philadelphia June HealthHavenHub (The HUB) Ribbon Cutting Ceremony July 2nd Annual Y-Start Bootcamp
Knowledge is Power: Lessons from a Successful Serial Entrepreneur and Businesswoman Shahara Ahmad-Llewellyn Founder of EmmyCo Brief Biography NYC Commissioner on Women’s Issues Appointed by Mayor Michael Bloomberg Co-Chairman & Vice Chairman | Northside Center for Child Development NYC Commissioner on Gender Equity Appointed by Mayor Bill de Blasio Vice Chair of the Board of Directors | The National Constitution Center Chairman of America’s Promise, Appointed by General Colin Powell
Common Characteristics Among Successful Entrepreneurs, Finding a Balance Between Vulnerability, Courage and Persistence
Common Characteristics Among Successful Entrepreneurs, Finding a Balance Between Vulnerability, Courage and Persistence Hadiyah Fain Digital Marketing Manager Plug and Play Tech Center Brief Background Marketing Associate Silicon Valley Education Foundation Associate Project Manager DDB Worldwide Senior Interactive Publications Design Specialist Google Married, mother of two Hometown: Washington D.C. Hadiyah Fain is a charismatic and dynamic woman applying her creativity and business mind to help entrepreneurs succeed at Plug and Play Tech Center in the Bay Area.
Transitioning Between Civilian and Military Life, Learning the Skills to be an Effective Leader in Both Settings
Transitioning Between Civilian And Military Life, Learning The Skills To Be An Effective Leader In Both Settings Lydia Alicia Cristobal DNP, LNHA, RN-BC, NEA-BC Co-Founder | Nurse Media, LLC Brief Biography: Administrator | CarePoint Health System Administrative Supervisor | Bayonne Medical Center Captain | United States Army Reserve Education & Training: Doctor of Nursing Practice, Leadership and Health Policy | Yale University MS, Nursing Administration | New York University
The Future of Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Connecticut: A Conversation with Gubernatorial Candidate, Ned Lamont October 23, 2018 – Gubernatorial Candidate, Ned Lamont, has had an increasingly active schedule, engaging with voters across the State on the final weeks of his campaign trail. Early voting is open and National election day is on November 6th. On the evening of October 23, at HealthHavenHub (the HUB), the Candidate sat with moderator Donna Lecky, Co-Founder and Board Chair of the HUB, to discuss topics related to The Future of Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Connecticut.
Top-down Innovation, Keeping Up with Patient Demand and Creating More Efficient and Effective Health Systems, Featuring Dr. Melissa Davis Melissa Davis, MD, MBA Section Chief of Emergency Radiology Yale University School of Medicine Brief Biography: Assistant Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Section Chief of Radiology at Yale University School of Medicine Program Director, Leadership in Healthcare Fellowship, Emergency Radiology Co-Clinical Lead, Center for Outcomes Research & Evaluation, Emergency Radiology Education & Training:
Creating a Healthcare Technology Company: A Path to Success Story, featuring Yan Liu-Johnson Yan Liu-Johnson Chairwoman and CEO Wuxi AnyHealth Technology Co., Ltd Brief Biography: Biostatistician Yale New Haven Hospital, Department of Psychiatry National Medical Care Strategy Healthcare Consultant Accenture, AT Kearney, McKinsey, CEO & Founder AnyHealth Company Limited, China Health Link, MBA, Yale University School of Management MS, Applied Statistics, Southern Connecticut State Univ. Married, mother of two
U.S. based accelerator Y Combinator (YC) has hired Shanghai-born Qi Lu, former Microsoft and Baidu executive, as CEO, to develop a branch of YC to run on Chinese soil. Sam Altman, President of YC, highlights the importance of a “founder community” and states that between the US and China offices there will be visitors, shared mentors and other interaction, despite the two branches running independently of one another. YC ran a “Startup School” event in Beijing earlier this year to both recruit prospects for their American program and establish connections in the city and has determined that YC will be based in Beijing.