Penn Medicine Center for Health Care Innovation


The Penn Center for Innovation is hosting the second annual mobile app challenge AppitUP this fall. Have a great idea for a mobile app? Submit your idea, win the contest, and a team of professionals will help you develop your App and turn it into a business. The winning idea will get 50K offer of investment from Ben Franklin Technology Partners. Click here to learn more about the challenge.


What happens when you mix dynamic health care startups with Penn’s faculty leaders, the region’s top venture capital firms, industry and health system executives, and talented students from multiple disciplines? At Penn Medicine’s first Entrepreneurs’ Forum, the answer would be palpable energy and connections that open doors to accelerate these new companies! Philadelphia’s growing entrepreneurial ecosystem was in full effect Monday March 31st as a broad and diverse startup community gathered at Penn’s Smilow Center for Translational Research. Click here to learn more about the event.


On April 3, The Center for Health Care Innovation hosted the Penn Medicine Connected Health Symposium, a special event where leading-edge innovators from the Penn community and from industry’s most exciting new companies presented ways they are reimagining health care delivery to enable novel interventions and better patient outcomes. Click here to learn more about the event.