The Rise of Strategic Venture in U.S. Healthcare [Keynote]

Although academic medical centers have been developing innovative solutions for decades, there has been an explosion of corporate strategic investment programs at hospitals across in the United States in recent years. Uniquely aligned with the entrepreneurs, hospital venture programs can be a catalyst for innovation and adoption. This presentation will address both how they differ from the other institutional investors, and the different investment schemes used by hospitals. As one of the earliest hospital investment programs, Mount Sinai Ventures will share its perspective on the benefits and risks, and how investors and entrepreneurs can best leverage these investors.