New Opening: GALS Program Director, Cambridge

GALS has an opening for a Program Director focused on medical devices and digital health to join the team in Cambridge. The successful candidate will be responsible for facilitating exceptional support of portfolio companies and will be orchestrating highly customized activities and workstreams in close collaboration with the strategic lead for each company.
Job Description Program Director German Accelerator Life Sciences


Schedule your 1:1 meeting with GALS Program Director Germany, Jared Sebhatu, at MEDICA (Nov. 13-16, 2017). You will have the opportunity to learn more about the GALS program and discuss specific questions regarding U.S. market entry.

Boston Pediatric Device Strategic Partner Challenge

The Boston Pediatric Device Strategic Partner Challenge seeks to support and advance innovative pediatric medical devices by providing Challenge winners a combination of up to $50,000 in funding per grant award, mentorship and strategic support from leading medical device industry partners. Up to $250,000 will be awarded. Technologies for any medical device that serves the pediatric population are accepted, with a specific interest in five focus areas: cardiovascular/endovascular, asthma, obesity, sepsis and general pediatrics.

Future of Surgery Pitch Event: September 21st at CIC, Cambridge, MA

Join B. Braun and the German Accelerator Life Sciences for a Pitch Competition on the Future of Surgery on September 21, 2017 from 5 to 7pm at Venture Café, CIC One Broadway, Cambridge. Five medical device startups will be selected to pitch to a panel of industry experts and investors. Startups can apply with a one-pager until September 13, 2017. For more information and registration, please visit the event website.