Opportunity for Our Region: UW is #4 in Health Research Funding
Top NIH-funded U.S. Univeristies 2014 - Infographic by Brand G Creative, LLC.
Top NIH-funded U.S. Universities in 2014
1. Johns Hopkins University
2. University of Pennsylvania
3. University of California - San Francisco
4. University of Washington
Seattle has great healthcare innovators but is falling behind
We have great ideas BUT...
Underfunded from Day One
Lack of Founders with deep entrepreneurial experience
Lack of industry experts signing up to advise, mentor and connect
Not enough large paid pilots to help with credibility
Shallow A and B round funding relationships
Where we are failing...