Chris Seper

Chris Seper

MedCity News

Chris Seper is the CEO at MedCity Media, which publishes MedCityNews.com. He is also a senior writer at MedCity News. Reach him at [email protected]

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MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum to explore investment trends, digital health

MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum to explore investment trends, digital health

April 10, 2014 6:00 am by | 0 Comments (Sponsored)

MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum takes place April 22-23 in Chicago. It’s the premier healthcare investing conference that connects active investors with corporate business development executives to facilitate investment opportunities with promising Mid-America based start-ups.


From analytics to investing in healthcare. Big insights from GE, Mayo, Walgreens & UPMC

From analytics to investing in healthcare. Big insights from GE, Mayo, Walgreens & UPMC

April 2, 2014 6:00 am by | 1 Comments (Sponsored)

On April 22-23, more than 300 healthcare experts, prominent industry players, investors and entrepreneurs will gather in Chicago at the MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum. MidAmerica Forum is the best place to learn about opportunities to invest in the thriving technology and innovation community that characterizes the Midwest and learn about up-and-coming trends and startups in healthcare.



Tune in live (right now!) for this talk on wearables in healthcare

Tune in live (right now!) for this talk on wearables in healthcare

March 26, 2014 11:34 am by | 0 Comments

Welcome to MedCity News’ March hangout on how move with digital health into the mainstream, with a focus on wearables in healthcare, where we’re talking with entrepreneurs working to bring…


Have your say in the best discussion yet of crowdfunding in healthcare

Have your say in the best discussion yet of crowdfunding in healthcare

March 13, 2014 6:00 am by | 1 Comments (Sponsored)

To say healthcare will soon figure out crowdfunding would suggest we’ve even pinpointed all the questions. We all know the big one: Can crowdfunding consistently deliver the money medical devices and drugs need to make it a key part of healthcare investing? (Answer: We’re trying to make it that way). So why not turn discussions of crowdfunding in healthcare over to the crowd?


MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum speaker lineup features innovative healthcare leaders, investors and entrepreneurs

MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum speaker lineup features innovative healthcare leaders, investors and entrepreneurs

February 27, 2014 8:00 am by | 0 Comments (Sponsored)

MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum, to take place April 22-23 in Chicago, unites active investors with corporate business development executives to facilitate investment opportunities with promising Mid-America based startups. The event showcases emerging innovation and technology dealflow originating in the Midwest, and has earned the reputation as the premier healthcare investing conference.


Discover the most promising healthcare startups in the “Best of the Midwest” Showcase, April 22-23 in Chicago

Discover the most promising healthcare startups in the “Best of the Midwest” Showcase, April 22-23 in Chicago

February 11, 2014 8:01 am by | 0 Comments

Thirty Midwest-based early-stage startups will have the chance to pitch their product to active, eager investors at MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum.


10 reasons you won’t want to miss MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum

10 reasons you won’t want to miss MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum

January 16, 2014 9:06 am by | 0 Comments

There are dozens of reasons to join us in Chicago April 22-23 for the 11th annual MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum. The conference unites active investors with corporate business development executives…



Cleveland Clinic won’t expand past Abu Dhabi until it’s ‘right’

Cleveland Clinic won’t expand past Abu Dhabi until it’s ‘right’

January 14, 2014 7:05 pm by | 0 Comments

Cleveland Clinic CEO Toby Cosgrove said the health system won’t do any more international expansion until it gets it right at its often-delayed facility in Abu Dhabi. Many of the…


Epilepsy meets the crowd with healthcare crowdfunder Poliwogg

Epilepsy meets the crowd with healthcare crowdfunder Poliwogg

January 13, 2014 9:00 am by | 1 Comments

New epilepsy treatments plus solutions for certain genetic liver and lung ailments will test the power of crowdfunding. New York’s Poliwogg will announce today at the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference…


MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum unites healthcare venture capitalists, startups

MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum unites healthcare venture capitalists, startups

January 9, 2014 7:25 am by | 0 Comments

MedCityNews.com has partnered with MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum, the showcase that offers the “Best of the Midwest,” to highlight the increasing role the Midwest plays in bringing the latest technology…


A chance for Midwest healthcare startups to pitch active investors

A chance for Midwest healthcare startups to pitch active investors

January 2, 2014 8:31 am by | 0 Comments

We’re taking applications for the company showcase at the MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum on April 22-23 in Chicago. Life science, health IT and digital health companies that qualify will present to a gathering of venture capitalists and other firms. At the last event, attendees included the likes of Abbott Biotech Ventures, Arboretum Ventures, BlueCross BlueShield Venture Partners, Essex Woodlands Health Ventures, Fletcher Spaght, GE Healthymagination Fund, Lemhi Ventures, Mayo Clinic Ventures and Thomas, McNerney & Partners, among many others.


Midwest showcase connects active venture investors with elite healthcare start-ups

Midwest showcase connects active venture investors with elite healthcare start-ups

December 20, 2013 3:33 pm by | 0 Comments

MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum will unite active investors and corporate business development executives to facilitate investment opportunities with more than 30 of the most promising Midwest-based healthcare start-ups.


Is a healthcare industry ‘overwhelmed with change’ delaying patient engagement solutions?

Is a healthcare industry ‘overwhelmed with change’ delaying patient engagement solutions?

December 11, 2013 4:50 pm by | 0 Comments

All-encompassing patient engagement solutions are inevitable. But are the current concerns over health IT regulations and healthcare reform delaying implementation? That’s one potential takeaway from the early rollout of Verizon’s…


Healthcare marketing job: MedCity is hiring a director of content marketing

Healthcare marketing job: MedCity is hiring a director of content marketing

October 5, 2013 11:09 am by | 0 Comments

MedCity Media is looking for a director of content marketing to implement healthcare-focused custom content and content marketing projects. This is a fun and challenging healthcare marketing job that ranges…


Here are options beyond an Obamacare delay or government shutdown

Here are options beyond an Obamacare delay or government shutdown

September 29, 2013 11:40 pm by | 0 Comments

In case you missed the weekend’s political posturing, the U.S. Senate will Monday likely reject a new House bill passed on Saturday that ties the passage of a new federal budget with one-year delay of Obamacare healthcare reform and the elimination of the medical device excise tax.