THOMAS JEFFERSON UNIVERSITY | 2ND ANNUAL

2016 JAZ® Tank

APRIL 27, 2016 | 4:00 PM
Hosted at Philadelphia University


Start innovating & we will see your team on the agenda next year!

Congratulations to our 2016 JAZ Tank Winners!

Venture Track Winners

GRAND PRIZE
Mother's Milk
Mother's Milk

represented by
Micaela Langille Collins
Jefferson

Facilitating breast feeding
among working mothers.

RUNNER UP
OLIVE Devices
oLIVE Designs

represented by
Renee Kakareka
Philadelphia University

Smart eyewear for people
with hearing disabilities.

RUNNER UP
PlasmaTech
PlasmaTech

represented by
Drs. David Pao & Kristina Pao
Jefferson

Plasma treatment for corneal ulcers.


Opportunity Track Winners

Team 1

TEMPERATURE SENSISTIVE FACE MASK FOR IDENTIFICATION & TRIAGE OF FEBRILE PATIENTS
John Eisenbrey, PhD
Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University
Annemarie Daecher
Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University


Team 5

NURSING HOME BED SELECTION MOBILE APP/WEBSITE &
NURSING HOME MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE PACKAGE

Carmen Ciervo, DO, FACOFP
Chief Physician Executive, Kennedy Health
Anthony Wehbe, DO, MBA, FACOI
Chief Population Health Executive, Kennedy Health
Amanda Kimmel, MSW
Corporate Director of Clinical Integration, Kennedy Health

Team 6

MOBILE APP HELPING HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS COORDINATE PATIENT TRANSPORT
Carol L Haines, BSN, MBA, PMP
Thomas Jefferson University


Team 7

SMART ACCESSORY FOR THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED TO IMPROVE SOCIAL INTERACTION
Syed Azaaz Ahmed
Philadelphia University


Congratulations to All of Our Finalists

2016 JAZ Tank Finalists

Finalists – JAZ Tank Venture Track

Seven outstanding teams were selected from a large pool of applicants to give pitches before a group of angel and venture capital investors.

Team (listed as pictured above)

Concept

Members/Affiliation

Team RIVEX

Safe IV access in hospital settings.

Randall Faber
Aria Health

Alternate Burn Care Application Device A new approach to burn care treatment.

Kyle Garb
Philadelphia University (2016)

Plasma Tech - RUNNER UP

Plasma treatment for corneal ulcers.

David S.C. Pao, MD
Thomas Jefferson University; Jefferson Alumna, Jefferson College 1973
Kristina Y. Pao, MD
Jefferson Alumna, Jefferson Medical School 2008
Justine Han, BS

Mothers Milk - GRAND PRIZE WINNER

Facilitating breast feeding among working mothers.

Micaela Langille Collins
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (2019)
Sabrina Rasheed, PhD
International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (not pictured)
Rubhana Rabiq, PhD
International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (not pictured)
Syeda Kamrun Nahar
International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (not pictured)
Ms. Rita Sultana
International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (not pictured)
Scott Genin, MD
University of Toronto (not pictured)

OLIVE Devices - RUNNER UP

Smart eyewear for people with hearing disabilities.

Renee Kakareka
Philadelphia University (2016)
Jimmy Marrero
Philadelphia University (2016) (not pictured)
Kashif Hoyte (not pictured)
Uche Ibegbulem
Philadelphia University (2018) (not pictured)
Richard Stone
Philadelphia University (2018) (not pictured)

Hellcat Studio

Connecting healthcare providers with the LGTB community.

Catherine Hofmann
Nicole Anthony
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University (2019)

AnaOno Intimates, LLC

Intimates for Breast Care Survivors.

Dana Donofree
Nicole Simone, MD
Jefferson Breast Care Center


Finalists – JAZ Tank Opportunity Track

The JAZ Tank Opportunity Track is for entrance into our inaugural JAZ/PhilaU Virtual Incubator. Eight outstanding team with ideas but not a plan or fully vetted business concept were selected. This new track was designed to provide opportunities for team building, prototype development and business model exploration to support their concept.

Teams had to contain at least one member from Jefferson or Abington, or from one of our proposed merger partners - Aria Health, Kennedy Health and Philadelphia University. Alumni from Jefferson, Abington and Philadelphia University were also eligible to participate. Each submission had to relate to physical and/or emotional wellness, care or treatment.

JAZ Tank Prizes

Venture Track

Grand Prize:


Runner up prizes (up to two awarded):

Opportunity Track

JAZ® reserves the right to award additional prizes.

JAZ Tank Judges

Venture Track

Joan Lau, PhD
Managing Partner
Militia Hill Ventures
Barbara Schilberg
CEO, BioAdvance

Stephanie Stehman, PhD
Associate
Osage Investments, Inc.
Elizabeth D. Sigety, Esq.
Managing Director
Delaware Crossing Investor Group
David Twersky
President
Robin Hood Ventures

Opportunity Tracks


JAZ Tank Judges

Venture Track

Joan Lau, PhD
Managing Partner
Militia Hill Ventures
Barbara Schilberg
CEO, BioAdvance

Stephanie Stehman, PhD
Associate
Osage Investments, Inc.
Elizabeth D. Sigety, Esq.
Managing Director
Delaware Crossing Investor Group
David Twersky
President
Robin Hood Ventures

Opportunity Tracks

HarnerNeil Harner
Assistant Professor
Philadelphia University
Martin D. Phillips, MD
CEO, Tarnhelm Therapeutics
Mark Sunderland
Director
Academic Operations
Philadelphia University
Todd Cortlett
Professor
Philadelphia University
Andrea Mancaruso
VP IS&T, Jefferson
John Shields
Founder
Point b Design

JAZ Tank Event Location

The event was graciously hosted at Kanbar Campus Center on the Philadelphia University campus, located at 4201 Henry Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19144

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