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Johns Hopkins Startups Among Companies to Showcase Innovative Medical- and Health-Based Technologies at April 27 Event - 04/26/2016

Johns Hopkins Startups Among Companies to Showcase Innovative Medical- and Health-Based Technologies at April 27 Event

Release Date: April 26, 2016

When: Wednesday, April 27, 2016, 8:20 a.m.–1:30 p.m.

Where: 101 W. Dickman St., Baltimore, MD 21230 (City Garage)

What: Johns Hopkins-affiliated startup companies featuring therapeutic, diagnostic and health care IT solutions

On Tuesday, April 26, Baltimore venture capital fund Greenspring Associates will be hosting Digital Health Day, designed to bring together stakeholders interested in the digital health care space. The day includes panel discussions on big data, its influence on hospital decisions and how it improves health. Panel speakers include individuals from Jabil, Google, Merck, Beckton Dickinson and Johns Hopkins, including Peter Greene, Johns Hopkins’ chief medical information officer, and emocha, a startup company spun out of the university.

The following day, Wednesday, April 27, journalists are invited to hear from several Johns Hopkins-affiliated startups as the event continues with Mid-Atlantic University Technology Day. This university technology showcase, which will run from 8:20 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at City Garage in Baltimore, will feature presentations by 15 early-stage university startup companies (see schedule below).

The event is a collaborative effort between The Johns Hopkins University’s Technology Ventures office, the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Virginia and venture capital firm Greenspring Associates. The event will attract startup investors from across the nation, providing an opportunity for a glimpse of the range, depth and breadth of technologies coming out of these universities.

April 27 Schedule

8:20–8:30 a.m.                    Welcome

8:30–9:50 a.m.                    Johns Hopkins University Startup Presentations
 

RSVP
Email jmatth27@jhmi.edu to confirm your attendance by Tuesday, April 26.

For the Media

Contacts:

Jania Matthews
410-955-5384
jmatth27@jhmi.edu

Lisa Broadhead
410-502-9406
lbroadh1@jhmi.edu