February 9

Compete to win $1,000 + Expert feedback! Global Health and Technology Meet-up

By wgracie

More updates on the Global Health & Engineering Meetup on February 24, 2015! We have secured some awesome panelists and great prizes from our gracious sponsors. Even if you don’t compete in the shark tank event, we encourage all participants to submit a poster and share their work with others.

If anything, register to attend this jam-packed Meetup!


Come to explore the pathways to commercialization for your global health innovation with the experts. Invited speakers have been successful in bringing medical devices and mHealth products to market for improving global health. 

We hope that you can join us for appetizers, drinks and ideas.

Come be part of the solution!

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The event will include:

  • An Expert Panel/ “Sharks” to address commercial implementation of new solutions and provide feedback in the “Shark Tank” session.

Haleh Armien, MPH – Associate Director, Joslin Health Solutions International,  Joslin Diabetes Center

Paul Chen, MBA – Director, Business Development, Cardinal Health Specialty Pharmacy

Erin Hasselberg, MPH – Principle Advisor, Supply Chain Management, John Snow, Inc.

Wolfgang Krull – Accelerator Executive, CIMIT

Laura Sampath, MA – Senior Program Officer, Global VentureWell

Muhammad Zaman, PhD – Associate Professor in Biomedical Engineering, Boston University

  • “Shark Tank” Style Pitch Session – experts and the audience participate. Applicants must submit a one page executive summary. Please email for more details.

***This is your chance to get expert feedback and seed money! 1st: 1000 + consultation (TBD), 2nd: $700, 3rd: $300***

  • Competitive Poster Session & Awards – the audience votes on the winners (submission deadline 1/31/2015) 
***Cash Prizes: 1st: $500, 2nd: $300, 3rd: $200***

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