#08 🍩 What the Health - RIP Melbourne, Programs Galore & Endless Jobs Coming Through the Door
Your fortnightly healthtech TL;DR roundup
Sending love from lockdown here in Melbourne this week.
Thankfully virtual catch-ups are still allowed.
I’m doing an “Ask Me Anything” next week on Tuesday, June 8th on taking the leap from Medicine and carving out (jokes, stumbling) onto my new path. Warning - it’s not glamourous. Want to come hang out and hear a badly articulated story? - Fill out this
Otherwise… Meetups (please COVID gods let this dissipate quickly🤞)
🍸 Women in Healthtech Dinner & Drinks (Invite-only)
Want to meet other wonderful women in the world of healthtech?
Join a small, select group for an evening of fabulous socializing.
Melbourne because we need something to look forward to - EOI here
Sydney you can have one too - EOI here
Everyone else… you’ll just have to wait. But stay tuned.
Wheres the Aus version? Please and thank you
Startup Stuff 🚀
⏰ 2 Days Left to Apply For Aus & NZ’s Most Ambitious Accelerator!
Startmate helps back and accelerate our most ambitious founders with startups ranging from Idea to Pre-Series A with some of the best in the biz- More here
💹 AI Startup Looking to Scale?
Applications for Boab’s 6-month Scaleup program with tailored operational and financial support are open and close soon - More here
💊 What’s Needed to Develop Medical Devices and/or Medicines?
ARCS ft REDI launched some 5-day Foundations Bootcamps designed for Start-ups, SMEs & clinicians to provide practical education on incorporating regulatory and reimbursement needs for both domestic and international markets
😇 Keen to Get Into Angel Investing? Check Out Antlers Program
Antler has launched apps for Antler Angel Experience Cohort 2 (AA2). An investor track to unlock earlier, in-depth access to Antler Deal flow - More here
👩💼Woman in NSW With an Early Stage Venture & Looking for Help?
Tech Ready Women are seeking early-stage founders or those keen to give it a crack for the next round of their gov backed online program.
📲Need to up Your Social Media Game?
UNSW Business School seeks companies keen to get free help via student projects to analyse their Instagrams visual and textual content and conduct analytics to identify effective strategies - More here
🌏 Want to Improve Youth Wellbeing & Don’t Mind Moving to London?
Zinc’s Venture Builder is a full time, 12-month program to build brand new companies that tackle the biggest social challenges in the developed world through creating scalable products with top technologies and design - Apps close June 25
🦌 Need Help Validating an Idea or Building Your Biz?
🚺 Female After the Right Community & Funds to Change the World?
SheEO Ventures wants people with big ideas for action to join their global community, and get expert coaching, support & funding. No decks needed - More here
❓What’re the Biggest Challenges You’ve Faced Going From Founder to C-Suite in Your Biz?
The legends at LUNA would love your thoughts to better understand whether education can be built to fill any gaps. They’ve put together this short survey that is completely anonymous - Help them out by filling this out (so they can help us all)
For other accelerators & opps check out the last roundup here
Thurs 3rd Jun: AWS Machine Learning Summit
7th - 9th Jun: 2021 Annual ARCS Conference - Syd
10th -18th Jun: BIO Digital (Global Biotech Partnering Event)
15th - 18th Jun: Digital Pharma Innovation Week
18th - 20th Jun:MedCon21 (WA) - Perth
Thurs 24th Jun: Talking Healthtech Winter Summit
*POSTPONED until 10th-11th August *: Informa Innovate Health 2021 - Melb
Consumable Content 💎
🔈 a16z’s Bio Eats World #55: The Trials of Clinical Trials
🎮 Gamification is the future of fitness (and tech) Read about it in Fitt Insider
📱Keen to upskill on all things social media? Check out Meltwaters free courses
🎥 Want to develop a product that you and your customers believe in?
Watch “How Noom Became an 'Overnight' Success- After Over a Decade”
Noom just raised a $540M Series F and bagged $400M revenue in 2020. They are the kings of behavioural change and product design… for now
📸 Interested in the top US Health Influencers? TAMs released its top 30 to follow
💸 Raising? Read On Deck’s A Tactical Guide to Seed Fundraising
(it’s US-based but still ace)
Juicy Jobs 🔥
HotDoc - Head of Growth
Eucalyptus - Everything… too much to list. Just look here
Ovira - Performance Marketing Manager
Audeara - Marketing Manager
Medmate - Web and Backend API Developer
My Mirror - Telehealth - Online Psychologist
Remarkable - Head of Accelerator
Doctors Without Borders (MSF) - Director of Communications
LaunchVic (The Alice Anderson Fund) - Investment Associate
Startmate - Financial Operations Manager
Western Health - EMR Trainer/Business Analyst
Other Opps ✨🍩
Want to Learn the Ins and Outs of Sextech?
Working in Healthcare and Want to Nab a Fully-Funded Grad Cert in Digital Health?
The Digital Health Cooperative Research Centre is offering 8 full scholarships to RMIT’s new online graduate course - Find out more and apply here
Interested in a Career in Public Health? Give It a Try With This New Virtual Program
The new ASHM (Australasian Society for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health Medicine) Public Health Virtual Experience Program launched ft Forage to provide students with whats needed for careers in Public Health
As always, would love to hear from you… about, well… anything.
Catch you soon