Life Science Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurs advancing life sciences are improving the quality and standard of life with innovations in health, agriculture, medicine, food science, and the pharmaceutical industry.

Energizing Health Collaboration Series | Kansas City

11/07/14 The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation in collaboration with Health Data Consortium will host a series of events across five major U.S. cities to connect healthcare innovators.

Energizing Health Collaboration Series | Houston

10/10/14 The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation in collaboration with Health Data Consortium will host a series of events across five major U.S. cities to connect healthcare innovators.

Energizing Health Collaboration Series | Pittsburgh | Building Bridges: Beyond Patient Engagement

07/14/14 - 07/14/14 This event features panel discussions to further a collective understanding of the patient engagement space from a business, design, and engineering perspective.

Health Care Experts Recommend Accelerated Path to Market for Repurposed Drugs Used to Treat Rare Diseases

05/13/14 New paper highlights solutions to speed patients’ access to drugs with therapeutic value for more than one disease.

New eBook Series Offers Practical Advice for Healthcare Entrepreneurs, from Healthcare Entrepreneurs

03/17/14 New eBook series features insights from healthcare entrepreneurs who share their real-world experiences with other founders making their way in the healthcare space.

Valuing Health Care: Improving Productivity and Quality

04/19/12 Cost trends in U.S. health care consistently increase at about 2.5 percentage points faster than the general rate of inflation – clearly an unsustainable rate. To address what it called "America's most urgent public policy problem," the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation released a report that focuses on improving the cost-benefit balance in American health care through open access to medical data.

Entrepreneurship.org

Entrepreneurship.org focuses on content and resources to assist and educate entrepreneurs, business mentors, policymakers, academics, and investors.

Personalized Health Manifesto

01/27/11 The Personalized Health Manifesto is “an old-fashioned call to arms and action plan for a new age of health care” that takes direct aim at the challenges of integrating and implementing personalized health care in the United States and seeks to accelerate the incorporation of personalized health into the current health care system.

Personalized Health Manifesto

10/27/10 Shifting to a health care paradigm that embraces healthy wellness and personalized health an be accelerated with a thoughtful and comprehensive plan to advance the science and practice of personalized health.