Meet the 16 Health Transformers Who Are Finalists for the UCSF Digital Health Awards

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Meet the 16 Health Transformers Who Are Finalists for the UCSF Digital Health Awards

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These StartUp Health portfolio companies represent the diverse, impactful, and innovative work being done by our global army of Health Transformers throughout the world of digital health.

StartUp Health is incredibly excited to share that 16 of our portfolio companies were selected by the UCSF Health Hub for their 2022 Digital Health Awards.

 

Arrive Health

Arrive Health is on a mission to empower healthcare providers and care teams with the real-time cost and coverage information needed to ensure patients always have a clear path to appropriate and affordable treatment.

Nominated for: Best in Class award, New EHR Innovation category
Health Transformer: Kyle Kiser, CEO & Founder
A StartUp Health company since 2013
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AvoMD

AvoMD is on a mission to increase the adoption of evidence-based medicine and other critical information at the point of care.

Nominated for: Rising Star award, New EHR Innovation category
Health Transformers: Yair Saperstein, MD, MPH, CEO & Co-founder; Joongheum Park, MD, CTO & Co-founder;, Laurence Coman, CFO & Co-founder
A StartUp Health company since 2020
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Biome

Biome Analytics is on a mission to to help doctors and hospitals deliver better cardiovascular care, to more patients, at a lower cost.

Nominated for: Rising Star award, New Health Application of AI category
Health Transformers: Stuart Jacobson, CEO & Founder; Michael Thompson, President
A StartUp Health company since 2016
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De Oro Devices

De Oro Devices is on a mission to allow everybody to walk safely, independently, and confidently.

Nominated for: Rising Star award, Consumer Wellness category
Health Transformers: Sidney Collin, CEO & Co-founder; William Thompson, Co-founder
A StartUp Health company since 2021
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Diagnostikare

Diagnostikare is on a mission to deliver affordable, high-quality care with a focus on health promotion and prevention, enabled by data, through its virtual-first primary care platform.

Nominated for: Rising Star award, Employer Prevention and Wellness category
Health Transformers: Rafael López, CEO & Co-founder; Rodrigo López, MD, Co-founder
A StartUp Health company since 2021
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Gabbi

Gabbi is on a mission to decrease delayed diagnosis of preventable diseases for women, starting with breast cancer.

Nominated for: Rising Star award, Consumer Prevention category
Health Transformer: Kaitlin Christine, CEO & Founder
A StartUp Health company since 2021
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HealthMe

HealthMe is on a mission to help patients select the best healthcare options through the highest standard of price transparency.

Nominated for: Rising Star award, Patient Cost Savings category
Health Transformer: Michael Havig, MD, CEO & Founder
A StartUp Health company since 2021
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Mediktor

Mediktor is on a mission to improve access to healthcare worldwide, guiding patients to the right level of care.

Nominated for: Rising Star award, Clinical Diagnostic Tool category
Health Transformers: Cristian Pascual, CEO & Co-founder; Oscar García-Esquirol, CMO & Co-founder
A StartUp Health company since 2016
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Particle Health

Particle Health is on a mission to dramatically change lives with access to vital medical data.

Nominated for: Rising Star award, New EHR Innovation category
Health Transformer: Troy Bannister, CEO & Founder
A StartUp Health company since 2018
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Perceiv AI

Perceiv AI is on a mission to optimize and de-risk clinical trials for Alzheimer’s disease, as well as empower earlier patient diagnoses and interventions in the clinic.

Nominated for: Rising Star award, New Health Application of AI category
Health Transformers: Christian Dansereau, PhD, CEO & Co-founder; C´sar Laurent, PhD, CTO & Co-founder
A StartUp Health company since 2022
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Quit Genius

Quit Genius is on a mission to end addictive behaviors through digital therapeutics.

Nominated for: Best in Class award, Employer Prevention and Wellness category
Health Transformers: Yusuf Sherwani, MD, CEO & Co-founder; Sarim Siddiqui, MD, CPO & Co-founder; Maroof Ahmed, MD, COO & Co-founder
A StartUp Health company since 2020
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Sana Health

Sana Health is on a mission to redefine healthcare’s approach to chronic pain and mental health.

Nominated for: Rising Star award, New Telehealth Innovation category
Health Transformer: Richard Hanbury, CEO & Co-founder
A StartUp Health company since 2020
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Spect

Spect is on a mission to prevent blindness with the early detection of eye disease and to build a platform for healthcare data analytics.

Nominated for: Rising Star award, Remote Diagnostic Tool or Device category
Health Transformers: Michael Ricci, CEO & Co-founder; Michael Leung, PhD, Lead Engineer & Co-founder
A StartUp Health company since 2021
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Virta

Virta is on a mission to reverse Type 2 diabetes in 100 million people by 2025.

Nominated for: Best in Class award, Employer Prevention and Wellness category
Health Transformer: Sami Inkinen, CEO & Co-founder
A StartUp Health company since 2020
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Wide Awake VR (WAVR)

WAVR is on a mission to reimagine the patient experience for minor surgical and painful medical procedures.

Nominated for: Rising Star award, Patient Cost Savings category
Health Transformers: David Wheeler, CEO & Co-founder; Joe Gough, Chairman & Co-founder; Jamie Clarkson, MD, CMO & Co-founder
A StartUp Health company since 2022
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Wise Therapeutics

Wise Therapeutics is on a mission to create game-based digital therapeutics for mental health, integrated with provider workflows.

Nominated for: Rising Star award, Mental and Behavioral Health category
Health Transformers: Raj Amin, CEO & Co-founder; Tracy Dennis-Tiwary, PhD, CSO & Co-founder
A StartUp Health company since 2021
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