Steven Stupp, CEO, Trigeminal Solutions
Was your migraine today caused by the carrot you ate yesterday? Can integrating patient data with barometric pressure help you avoid a migraine? CEO Steven Stupp shows how data management can help patients spot migraine triggers, helping to prevent these mysterious headaches from occurring in the first place.
Michael Simpson, CEO, Traitwise
CEO Michael Simpson has put together a community questionnaire-fed database that can reveal patterns about health and help patients make better decisions. Analyzing the data to find trends on health issues that patients are asking about, Traitwise is also an excellent resource for research.
Brad Jacobs, Senior Medical Director & SVP Clinical Affairs, Mytrus
Did you know that clinical trials can be conducted both remotely, and at home? Participants can sign up online to participate in clinical trials that they qualify for, and will receive a package in the mail with instructions. Here Brad Jacobs demonstrates how it works and the partnerships they’ve put in place to get it done.
Thomas Kottler, CEO, HealthPrize
Can you make patients compliant with their drug regimens using incentives and tricks learned in the world of lottery and games marketing? Thomas Kottler, CEO, thinks you can, and demonstrates his theory and the product used to enforce it.
Ethan Prater, VP Product Marketing, Castlight Health
Castlight integrates provider search with cost information to make consumers better shoppers. Aiming to lower health care costs and end discrimination against clients with pre-existing conditions, Castlelight was named #1 onThe Wall Street Journal’s list of “The Top 50 Venture-Backed Companies” for 2011. Here Ethan Prater discusses the technological ways Castlelight is working to achieve its goals.
Nirinjan Bikko Yee ,CEO, Breath Research
Nirinjan has an app and service that reveals what your breathing rate says about your health. Nirinjan began her journey in yoga, where breathing is an integral part of the practice. Bringing in science and software, she created mobile apps that could be used in clinics, teaching hospitals, fitness studios and therapeutic group practices. Here she discusses her findings on how the way once breathes can dictate better health.
David Mckim, CEO, BillDoctor
Want to be an aggressive consumer and settle outstanding bills with hospitals? David McKim, CEO, shows you how to use Bill-Doctor.com to negotiate online.
Joanne Rohde, the CEO and founder of Axial Echange, demonstrates how their products try to solve problems of continuity of care between care delivery at hospitals and care delivery by primary care doctors.
To be on Launch! it must be the first time a company has demoed at a conference, and the product must either be coming out soon or have been in very limited beta to this point. During 2010 we saw some larger, better funded companies on Launch! but everyone’s had to compete to get on and there are some teeny startups here that you’ve never heard of that might just blow you away. It’s 10 continuous 4 minute demos, and the winner gets a mainstage spot the following year, not to mention bragging rights. Who wins? You decide.