HealthPrize is the fourth start-up venture that Tom has founded or been associated with as part of the initial management team, including MedAptus, a healthcare IT company in Boston, Advanced BioHealing (acquired by Shire in May 2011 for $750M) which developed cell-based wound care products, and VeinAid, which developed a non-invasive technology to treat varicose veins. Tom was also on the management team of a mid-sized CRO (contract research organization) that conducted trials for pharmaceutical companies that was sold to a Fortune 500 company.
He received his undergraduate degree from Middlebury and his law degree from the George Washington University. Tom is a member of the HealthPrize Board of Directors.
Among other topics, this session will cover: Working with an informed consumer The ‘retail mindset’ transforming healthcare How big pharma partners with startups What are the new and innovative technologies that are appealing to big pharma How has pharma’s partnership strategy evolved over time? What does Pharma care about most while looking at early stage investments? […]