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Best of the Northwest Showcase Investor Invitation

Aug. 24, 2018 | Events

  Read the 3 Promises for the Best of the Northwest Showcase, written by the Executive Director for the Life Science Washington Institute Francisco R. Velázquez, MD, SM See the Best of the Northwest application for innovative Life Science startups

Life Science Washington Institute Named BARDA DRIVe Accelerator

Jul. 9, 2018 | DRIVe

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 […]

WIN Program Welcomes Two New Ventures

May. 9, 2018 | WIN

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 […]

WIN Venture SafKan Health Raises $1M

Apr. 12, 2018 | WIN

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 […]