• Collaborate.
    Educate. Accelerate.

    Welcome to Life Science Washington Institute. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that assists life science researchers, entrepreneurs, and companies in bridging the gap between discovery and commercialization.

  • WIN- Washington Innovation Network

    The WIN Mentoring Program is a milestone-focused program in which entrepreneurs of early stage life science ventures are matched with an all-start team of seasoned volunteer mentors. To learn more, visit the WIN program page.

  • Need help demonstrating the value of your health innovation to healthcare systems and payers?

    Join us August 22nd for: Demonstrating the Value of Healthcare Innovations: Making Health Economics Modeling Work for Your Company

     Details here

How We Can Help

  • Workshops & Events
  • WIN Mentoring Program
  • Industry Connections
  • Expert Consultants
  • WINGS Angel Network
  • Innovation Marketplace
  • Entrepreneur Startup Kit
  • And more…

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Life Science Washington

Life Science Washington Institute was chartered out of Life Science Washington to help support and develop the entrepreneurial community. Life Science Washington offers additional advocacy, collaboration and resources.

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Recent News Stories

  • Life Science Washington Institute Named BARDA DRIVe Accelerator

    Life Science Washington Institute has been selected as one of eight accelerators in the nation to help drive innovation in lifesaving medical technologies that solve challenging problems spanning modern health security threats and daily medical care. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has launched a new initiative to partner with the investment […]

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  • WIN Program Welcomes Two New Ventures

    The Washington Innovation Network (WIN) Entrepreneur Mentoring Program is happy to announce the addition of two new ventures to our program this quarter. The following ventures were admitted as the 2018 Q2 cohort. A.I. Analysis, Inc.–  We make software to help radiologists compare serial medical imaging studies. Our machine learning based software system analyzes serial imaging studies and […]

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  • WIN Venture SafKan Health Raises $1M

    Congratulations to Sahil Diwan and SafKan Health on a successful seed round which raised $1 million in support of the launch of the SafKan OtoSet for clinical ear care. The device is the first automated and wearable ear wax removal device designed for clinical use. Although currently only available to medical professionals, SafKan anticipates an eventual […]

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Upcoming Events

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The Marketplace

The Marketplace is a ‘one-stop-shop’ for commercialization resources in Washington state as well as a virtual front door for organizations from outside our region (e.g., investors) to access innovation. The platform will curate and organize the broad spectrum of assets and services, available to entrepreneurs, and make it easy for innovators to make connections to commercialize technology. More simply put, it’s an “Angie’s List” for services in our region like lab space, lawyers, accountants and more.

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The Startup Playbook

The Startup Playbook includes comprehensive resources for entrepreneurs & startup companies working in Medical Devices, BioPharma, and Digital Health!

  • Flowcharts

    and step-by-step Action Items to help you build your company

  • Curated advice

    from serial entrepreneurs

  • Templates

    including frameworks for Business Plans, Pitch Decks, Customer Surveys, & More