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