Every Thursday we send out a curated newsletter on “all things femtech”. This is the latest edition. If you’re interested in subscribing, you can do so at the bottom of this page.
Menopause Startup The Cusp expands now sells its hormone test kits in 7 US states; HIMSS Most Influential Women in Health IT Awards now accept nominations; Rock Health & Dr. Ivor Horn release the first Diversity in Digital Health Annual Report; ThirdLove CEO Heidi Zak joins INNOVO as an advisor; Seedcamp launches a new fund: Seedcamp V; CES 2021 & P&G Ventures now accept application for their virtual pitch competition; Rosylaunches a new class series about religion and sexuality; Former Progyny Exec Karin Ajmani joins Cleo’s Board of Directors; UNDP & Draper University launch an impact venture accelerator to scale solutions for COVID-19 recovery; The Department for Health & Human Services mapped out its 5 year plan for Health IT
In the Know
What Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris’ Win Means for Women’s Health (Vogue)
Employers, It’s Time to Talk about Infertility (Harvard Business Review)
Digital Health Salaries Revealed: How Much 23andMe, GoodRx, Verily and 9 Other Healthtech Upstarts Pay Their Workers (Business Insider)
Women Veterans in Tech: Roxanne Petraeus on Transitioning from Combat in Afghanistan to Leading a Startup that Combats Sexual Harassment (Forbes)
The Birth of a Spinoff (nina capital / Medium)
Hims Built a &1.6 Billion Online Empire by Pushing Prescriptions (Bloomberg)
We may soon have a pregnancy-like test for endometriosis (The Femedic)
Institutional Investors Must Help Close the Race and Gender Gaps in Venture Capital (Harvard Business Review)
Vibio’s Alma Ramirez-Acosta: Three Things You Need to Shake Up Your Industry (ParlayMe)
Femtech: Innovation is Female (Heal Capital / LinkedIn)
Pioneering Femtech Startup Elvie is Bringing Apple-like Model to Women’s Health Despite Coronavirus Disruption (Business Insider)
Joylux is hiring an Administrative Assistant.
Alex is looking for an Associate Marketing Manager.
Premom is hiring a Product Manager.
O.school is looking for a Social Media Intern.
MyHealthTeams is hiring a Technical Project Manager.