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Mount Sinai Pitch Challenge 2020

May 5 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Register here to attend this virtual event

Join Mount Sinai Innovation Partners (MSIP) in May 2020 for the Pitch Challenge and hear teams present their technology-based ideas as innovative products with commercial potential to a panel of experts.

Meet the Teams: 

Team Name Technology Type Description
Mindful Care Training Application/Software Targeted decision support tool to aid practitioners to care for vulnerable patients.
Prediction Cancer Risk Software Application/Software A tool using a multimodal approach to predict cancers in patients.
MRI Imaging Enhancement Device Device A device to improve image quality and sensitivity while using MRI.
CHILL Device A catheter system to provide localized therapeutic hypothermia
MatrixMed Therapeutic A medicated oil to improve oxygenation and promote a clean wound environment.
Pharmaceutical Treatment for Alzheimer’s Disease Therapeutic Novel drugs that inhibit microglial activity.

These MSIP-vetted teams have advanced their ideas by:

  • participating in MSIP’s Entrepreneurship Primer Series (see image below)
  • earning internal or external funding to further validate their ideas and continue R&D on their prototypes
  • completing innovation programs such as the Mount Sinai Health Hackathon, Poster Presentation Competition, ELabNYC Accelerator, or NYC Media Lab’s Combine

Contact Dov Shamir at dov.shamir@mssm.edu to learn more.

Take a look at the Entrepreneurship Primer Series timeline to learn when events take place and how an invention will progress throughout the year: