August 18, 2018

Cleveland Health Tech Corridor
Cleveland Health-Tech Corridor

Featured Stories

Peter Anagnostos Discusses MCPC’s new Cybersecurity Center and Why The Health-Tech Corridor is the Perfect Location
MCPc recently located its cybersecurity center in the new Link59 development in the heart of the Health-Tech Corridor.  Hear from MCPc’s Vice President of Marketing, Communications, and Community Outreach why this is the perfect location for attracting talent and investing in Cleveland’s future. Full Interview
University Hospitals Opens Rainbow Center for Women and Children 
University Hospitals opened its doors to patients on Monday, July 9, after hosting a high-energy ribbon-cutting ceremony and community block party on Friday, June 29. Donors and New Markets Tax Credits funded the $26 million project. The center will host a pediatric and prenatal care outpatient services along with wraparound dental clinic, WIC offices, Legal Aid, nutritional education, and centering pregnancy programs.
HIMSS Seeks Tech Solutions for Infant Mortality Crisis Through New Partnership and Developer Challenge
HIMSS is partnering with OurHealthyCommunity.com and The Cleveland Foundation’s CTL+ALT+CLE Program to host Battle for Our Babies: Seeking Tech Solutions to Reduce Infant Mortality on August 24 at the HIMSS Innovation & Conference Center. The Summit will feature presentations and conversations with key stakeholders, including leadership from Cleveland-area organizations whose missions focus on reducing infant mortality. In September, attendees of the Summit will issue a formal challenge to the developer community for a $10K first prize for the top tech solutions that will address causes of high infant mortality (i.e. maternal stress, infant sleep behaviors, premature births, structural racism, and lack of support).

Headlines From The HTC

Business News

  • University Hospitals joins Plug and Play Cleveland innovation platform as founding anchor partner
  • Cleveland Clinic taps Apple health records for patient portal data

Partner News

  • Cleveland Clinic receives $3.7 million grant from American Heart Association for Atrial Fibrillation Research
  • Case Comprehensive Cancer Center earns ‘exceptional’ rating, $31.9 million in grants for research and education from National Cancer Institute
  • Collaboration between Cleveland’s medical and education institutions receives$46 million to improve region’s health
  • CWRU names Venkataramanan “Ragu” Balakrishnan new engineering dean

HTC Events & Opportunities

  • MidTown Kickball Tournament – 7/19 @LeaguePark Register
  • Brunch & Sort – 7/21 @MedWish International Headquarters Register
  • The Cleveland Clinic Way: Technology and Innovation Intensive – 7/25-7/27 @Cleveland Clinic Register
  • Tech Elevator Open House – 8/2 @Tech Elevator Register
  • Global Pallet: An International Foodie Experience – 8/10 @MedWish International Headquarters – Register by 8/3
  • SAS Days at CSU 4.0 – Data Analytics and the Supply Chain – 8/10 @CSU Register
  • Battle for Our Babies Summit – 8/24 @HIMMS Innovation & Conference Center Registration coming soon 
  • InCuya Music Festival – 8/25-8/26 @The Malls in Downtown CLE Group Sales | Student Discount | Live/Work in CLE Discount
  • TechPint – 8/28 @MOCA Register
  • Cleveland Conversations: How Anchor Institutions Partner with Start-ups – 9/26 @MidTown Tech Hive Register
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