Bursts of Wisdom

Brief insights from the world's most inspiring and innovative minds.

Innovation Will Come From the Startup Community

Dr. Mitesh Rao, Stanford Healthcare

Create a Roadmap That Scales

Dr. Mitesh Rao, Stanford Healthcare

Pay Attention to All of the Stakeholders

Dr. Mitesh Rao, Stanford Healthcare

Thinking About Scalability and Testing Processes

Gregg Alwine, Corsis

Measuring Your Progress

Gregg Alwine, Corsis

Reinventing the Future of Healthcare in Pittsburgh

Dr. Rasu Shrestha, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

The Importance of a Strategic Fit

Dr. Rasu Shrestha, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

We're at an Inflection Point

Dr. Rasu Shrestha, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Don't Get Blinded by Buzzwords

Dr. Rasu Shrestha, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Be a Quality Company

Rick Hennessey, Solius

Changing the Health of Humanity

Rick Hennessey, Solius

Preventing Disease

Rick Hennessey, Solius

Boosting Vitamin D Through Biomimicry

Rick Hennessey, Solius

Optimizing Your Well-being

Erin McCloskey, e=mc2 no limits...

Staying Motivated By Doing What You Love

Erin McCloskey, e=mc2 no limits...

Persistence Is Key

Cristian Pascual, Mediktor

Normalizing the Use of Symptom Checkers

Cristian Pascual, Mediktor

Using Tech to Add Value for End Users

Jo Schneier, Cognotion

Make Your Own Place at the Table

Jo Schneier, Cognotion

Keep Calm and Stay Focused

Jo Schneier, Cognotion

Using Data to Improve Training and Coordination for Caregivers

Jo Schneier, Cognotion

Increasing the Dignity and Empathy of Caregivers

Jo Schneier, Cognotion

Bringing Humanity Back to Healthcare

Jo Schneier, Cognotion

Making a Great First Impression

Reed Mollins, Doctor.com

Stay Calm and Keep Iterating

Doug Galen, RippleWorks

Don't Let the Technology Drive the Solution

Doug Galen, RippleWorks

Moving With the Momentum of the Market

Sundeep Bhan, Prognos

Better Decision Making With Predictive Analytics

Sundeep Bhan, Prognos

The Importance of Making Meaningful Connections

Charles Huang, Lynchpin Technologies

Disruptive Innovation and the Power of Tech

Jonathon Feit, Beyond Lucid Technologies

Balancing Provider Needs With a Vision for the Future

Dr. Sarah MacArthur, NYU Langone Medical Center

Navigating the Intersection of Entrepreneurs and Providers

Dr. Sarah MacArthur, NYU Langone Medical Center

What They Don’t Teach You in Business School

Jonathon Feit, Beyond Lucid Technologies

The Importance of Having a Strong Team

Bronwyn Spira, Force Therapeutics

The Value of Clinical Experience

Bronwyn Spira, Force Therapeutics

Single Sign-on Healthcare

Andrei Zimiles, Doctor.com

The Power of a Great Team

Andrei Zimiles, Doctor.com

The Power of Health Information Fiduciaries

Aneesh Chopra, Care Journey

Working With Partners Who Champion Value-Based Care

Aneesh Chopra, Care Journey

Creating Greater Capital Efficiency

Aneesh Chopra, Care Journey

Moving Towards a Connected Healthcare System

Aneesh Chopra, Care Journey

Taking a Long-Term View on Health Policy

Dave Sheen, Primary Venture Partners

Destigmatizing Mental Health

Dr. Thomas Tsang, Valera Health

Why Policy Makers Need Clinicians

Dr. Thomas Tsang, Valera Health

The Importance of Trading Partners

Reed Mollins, Doctor.com

The Convergence of Tech and Medicine in Colorado

John Kelley, CereScan

Taking Control of Our Fertility

Cristina Torres, Seed

Democratizing Fertility Care

Cristina Torres, Seed

Providing a Route to Market

Ladi Greenstreet, Accenture Ventures

Don't Overbuild in the Beginning

Sherwin Sheik, CareLinx

Revolutionizing the Way We Find In-Home Care

Sherwin Sheik, CareLinx

We're Here to Serve

Sherwin Sheik, CareLinx

Testing, Failing, Learning & Improving

Sherwin Sheik, CareLinx

Starting With a Clearly Defined Problem

Jake Rishavy, Denver South Economic Development Partnership

The Power of Community

Jake Rishavy, Denver South Economic Development Partnership

The Future of Doctor-Patient Interaction

Dr. Ben Bynum, Colorado Health Foundation

Community-Based Solutions for Mental Health

Dr. Ben Bynum, Colorado Health Foundation

Leveraging Data to Build a Better Business

Erik Carver, StandLogix

Creating Thriving Workplaces

Erik Carver, StandLogix

Getting Back to Your Purpose

Erik Carver, StandLogix

The Need for Diverse Voices in Health Innovation

Jane Metcalfe, Neo.Life

Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone

Jane Metcalfe, Neo.Life

Solving Medication Nonadherence

Josh Stein, AdhereTech

The Human Body Is a Data Goldmine

Josh Stein, AdhereTech

Be Persistent and Question the Experts

Josh Stein, AdhereTech

Don't Be Afraid to Ask for Help in Colorado

April Giles, Colorado Bioscience Association

Uniting the Health Ecosystem at Catalyst HTI

Mike Biselli, Catalyst HTI

The Challenges of Being a Tech Company in Healthcare

Dan Weinstein, Cohero Health

The High Cost of Living Longer

Dr. Donna Lynne, Lieutenant Governor of Colorado

What's New at MedCity Converge

Stephanie Baum, MedCity News

Tackling Mental Health in Colorado

Dr. Donna Lynne, Lieutenant Governor of Colorado

The Rise of the Rest and the Colorado Ecosystem

Troy Bannister, StartUp Health

For Rare Diseases, the Status Quo Is Not Working

Manu Kodiyan, Althea Health

Harnessing the Emerging Power of Patients

Manu Kodiyan, Althea Health

The Power of a Backable Team With a Marketable Product

David Weingard, Fit4D

The High Cost of Genomic Sequencing

Dr. Craig Venter, Human Longevity Inc.

The Value of Sequencing Your Genome

Dr. Craig Venter, Human Longevity Inc.

Using the Genome to Beat Death and Disease

Dr. Craig Venter, Human Longevity Inc.

Working With Pharma to Treat Rare Diseases

Manu Kodiyan, Althea Health

The Value of a Patient's Story

Beth Sanders, LifeBio

A Game Changer for Cognitive Based Therapy

Ritvik Singh, PsyInnovations

How Startups Can Work With Large Institutions

Sean Doolan, StartUp Health

Improving Autism Therapy

Jeff Blackwood, Pathfinder Health

The Evolution of Data Science

Steve Lohr, The New York Times

Opening the Floodgates of Innovation

Steve Lohr, The New York Times

Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs

Steve Lohr, The New York Times

Data-ism

Steve Lohr, The New York Times

Three Things Entrepreneurs Need to Transform Health

Dr. Nick Turkal, Aurora Health Care

Empowering Entrepreneurs to Transform Health

Bill McDermott, SAP

Building a Great Team

Bill McDermott, SAP

A Passion for Transforming Health

Bill McDermott, SAP

Everybody Has a Story

Jerry Levin, StartUp Health

The Importance of Values Based Leadership

Jerry Levin, StartUp Health

Lessons Learned From Experiencing Healthcare as a Patient

Bill McDermott, SAP

How the Industry Can Better Support Health Transformers

Mark Liber, StartUp Health

The Importance of a Memorable Master Story Plan

Troy Bannister, StartUp Health

The Inspiration Behind StartUp Health Colorado

Kimberly Muller, CU Innovations

Having the Right Motivation to Create a Startup

Dr. Reid Robison, Tute Genomics

The Evolution of Genomic Sequencing

Dr. Reid Robison, Tute Genomics

The Importance of Staying Focused on Your Goals

Dr. Reid Robison, Tute Genomics

Affordable Genetic Sequencing

Dr. Reid Robison, Tute Genomics

The Biggest Challenge When Working With Healthcare Companies

Eran Kabakov, Docola

How to be Successful During the Third Wave of the Internet

Steve Case

Advice for Healthcare Execs

Steve Case

Producing a Film Is Similar to Building a Startup

Dave Chase, The Big Heist

How to Stay Healthy

Ron Gutman, HealthTap

The Future of Healthcare

Ron Gutman, HealthTap

Growing a Successful, Sustainable Business

Ron Gutman, HealthTap

The Health Rosetta

Dave Chase, The Big Heist

What It Takes to Be Successful as an Entrepreneur

Ron Gutman, HealthTap

Book Recomendations for Entrepreneurs

Melissa Manice, Cohero Health

Greatest Strength as an Entrepreneur

Melissa Manice, Cohero Health

Greatest Challenge as an Entrepreneur

Melissa Manice, Cohero Health

Entrepreneurial Inspiration

Melissa Manice, Cohero Health

Pillars of Health

Sky Christopherson, OAthlete

Technology Will Take Over Medicine

Vivek Wadhwa, Stanford Law School

Data's Importance to Health

Esther Dyson

Startup Advice for Picking Co-founders

Rebecca Norlander & Rachel Lanham, Health123

Thomas Graham: What Inspires You?

Dr. Thomas Graham, Lake Nona Institute

How Teamwork Drives Innovation

Dr. Thomas Graham, Lake Nona Institute

How Innovation Drives Healthcare

Dr. Thomas Graham, Lake Nona Institute

The Software of Life

J. Craig Venter, PhD, Human Longevity, Inc.

Using Avatars to Save Lives

J. Craig Venter, PhD, Human Longevity, Inc.

Building Successful Healthcare Startups

Steve Case

Getting the Attention of Busy People

Esther Dyson

Hiring for Startups

Jason Finger

Bringing Innovation to Diverse Populations

Bill McKeon, Texas Medical Center

Big Opportunities for Entrepreneurs in Mobile Health

Andrew Litt

How Entrepreneurs Can Build the Future of Healthcare

Dick Foster, Lux Capital

The Smart Ways to Pitch Healthcare VCs

Ruchita Sinha, GE Ventures

The Power of Storytelling and the Future of Healthcare

Vinod Khosla, Khosla Ventures