Sign in

Vivian S. Lee, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A, is President of Health Platforms at Verily Life Sciences, which is a company that focuses on digital solutions to optimize health. Dr. Lee also serves as a Senior Lecturer at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, and a Senior Fellow at the…


Our team at Theia recently spoke with Dr. Leila Strickland, the Co-Founder and Chief Scientific Officer of BIOMILQ. BIOMILQ is a women-owned, science-led, and parent-centered infant nutrition company based in Durham, North Carolina. With her co-founder, Michelle Egger, Dr. Strickland is disrupting the $45 billion infant formula market through culturing…


Vernita Brown is the CEO of Natalist, a venture-backed women’s health startup aimed at “supporting women from concept to conception.” Her co-founder, Halle Tecco, had reached out to her fellow members of the Progressive Transplants club, a group Vernita had joined upon moving to Charleston, South Carolina.

In terms of…


In this episode, we’ll be talking to Arlan Hamilton, founder and managing partner of Backstage Capital. Arlan built a venture capital fund from the ground up — while homeless. Backstage Capital is a venture fund dedicated to minimizing funding disparities by investing in high-potential founders who are people of color…


Our team at Theia recently spoke with Dr. Vineeta Agarwala, previously a researcher and an operator at tech-driven healthcare companies, and currently a physician and venture investor, with a focus on biotech and health tech companies. Dr. Agarwala has seen the industry from a variety of angles, giving her a…


Sachin Jain, MD, MBA is President and CEO of SCAN Group and Health Plan, where he is charged with leading the organization’s growth, diversification, and emerging efforts to reduce healthcare disparities. Previously, Dr. Jain was President and CEO of CareMore and Aspire Health, innovative care delivery systems with > $1.6B…


Jun Axup is the Chief Science Officer and Partner at IndieBio, the world’s leading biotech startup accelerator. Focused on turning scientists into entrepreneurs, IndieBio has funded and helped build 100+ biotech companies spanning the future of food/agriculture, consumer biotech, computational biology, digital health, therapeutics, medical devices, neurotech, and regenerative medicine…


Dr. Dana Kanze is an accomplished professor of organizational behavior in the workplace at the London Business School. Her research applies behavioral insights to understand sources of labour market inequality, spanning the areas of judgement and decision making, ethics, motivation science and entrepreneurship. …


In this episode, we had a conversation with Dr. Seema Yasmin, an Emmy Award-winning journalist, poet, medical doctor, and author. Yasmin served as an officer in the Epidemic Intelligence Service at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention where she investigated disease outbreaks and was principal investigator on…


Angela Lee is an educator, entrepreneur, and investor. Angela is a Professor of Practice and the Chief Innovation Officer at Columbia Business School, where she teaches courses on leadership and venture capital. She started her career in product management and then moved onto strategy consulting at McKinsey. She is the…

Theia

Theia is a nonprofit dedicated to inspiring and empowering the next generation of entrepreneurs and investors in healthcare.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store