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MEDTECH INNOVATOR – BEST VIDEO COMPETITION

We are excited to announce that PopCheck Technologies is participating in the MedTech Innovator Video Competition with a chance to win $10,000!

The Competition kicked off Monday, September 26, and runs through Wednesday, October 12.

Please support by clicking the link below, then watch & like (👍) the video, and don’t forget to share it with your network to increase visibility!

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PopCheck Technologies to present at The MedTech Innovator Road Tour 2022

We are excited to have been chosen to present for The MedTech Innovator Road Tour at TMC Innovation in Houston, TX on April 14. This event is a critical step in selecting participants for the MedTech Innovator 2022 cohort.

MedTech Innovator Road Tour is a series of pitch events held in cities across the US and virtually, featuring outstanding medical device, diagnostic, or digital health companies selected from this year’s pool of over 1,000 applications.

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PopCheck Technologies CEO, Dr. Erika Dillard, brings home $10k as a winner in the Nashville Entrepreneur Center Pitch 4 Good: Black Founders Edition

“Six Black entrepreneurs took the stage for Pitch for Good: Black Founders Edition to pitch their businesses for up to $13,000 in financial grants, with three coming out as the ultimate winners: Dr. Erika Dillard, founder of PopCheck Technologies, Courtney Hale, founder of Super Money Kids Co., and Crowd Favorite Faye Pryor, founder of Potty Cap.”

Healthcare and finance dominate at 2nd Annual Pitch for Good: Black Founders Edition

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PopCheck Technologies is 1 of 2 startups launched this year through the Patents2Products fellowship

PopCheck’s goal is to help patients recovery from surgeries without stress by using AI-enabled remote biosensors that detect potential post-operative problems.

https://www.bizjournals.com/memphis/news/2021/04/15/patents2products-university-of-memphis-epicenter.html

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Eight Digital Health Startups Selected for Science Center’s Launch Lane Accelerator

“Launch Lane focuses on the equitable sourcing of companies, with the selection process utilizing a blind application to eliminate biases.”

https://sciencecenter.org/news/eight-digital-health-startups-selected-for-science-centers-launch-lane-accelerator

PopCheck Technologies’ Biomedical Engineering Intern

Please join us in welcoming Lucas Hines, our new intern from The University of Memphis Herff College of Engineering Apprenticeship Program.

Lucas will be graduating this month with a BS in Biomedical Engineering and brings 20 years of experience as a machinist and welder in the medical device manufacturing industry with companies such as Grace Medical and Smith and Nephew.

PopCheck Technologies and FOCOS Partnership

Our CEO and Founder, Dr. Erika Dillard recently spent time working with the non-profit organization Kusudi International Incorporated providing medical and therapy services and supplies to several schools and medical clinics throughout Ghana. She also met with leaders of FOCOS Hospital in Accra to discuss future collaboration in fulfilling our mission to make recovery for surgical patients across the globe, stress-free!

PopCheck Technologies’ CEO and Founder, Dr. Erika Dillard Featured in Vanderbilt Magazine

Check out Vanderbilt Magazine’s feature post of our CEO and Founder, Dr. Erika Dillard on how she went from Neurosurgery Resident to Physician Entrepreneur, creating PopCheck Technologies.

“It’s a huge unmet need because venous clots are one of the leading causes of preventable death in post-operative patients,” Dillard says. 

This local U of M-powered startup wants to predict blood clots in patients before they happen

If it was what she wanted, Erika Dillard wouldn’t struggle to find work as a physician. She has an M.D. and Ph.D. from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) and spent…

https://www.bizjournals.com/memphis/inno/stories/news/2021/10/05/startup-popcheck-technologies-predict-blood-clots.html

Meet Dr. Erika Dillard, PopCheck Technologies and other Founders: Launch Lane Digital Health Cohort Q&A

“As a physician entrepreneur, I favor processes that rely more on my science background because that is what I’m most familiar. That level of comfort can be thwarting to business particularly in healthcare with so many stakeholders and restrictions that can prolong getting a technology to market. As such, I must push myself to tackle those milestones that will achieve this in a time and resource efficient manner. Launch Lane has proven to deliver this value for its entrepreneurs through demonstrated expertise and ability to establish key connections to move our ventures forward.”
https://sciencecenter.org/blog/meet-the-founders-q-a-with-launch-lane-digital-health