CTIP Research: HealthTech DEI

CTIP x CHLA Innovation Studio are collaborating with the California Health Care Foundation (CHCF) Innovation Fund to understand the experiences of both founders and investors. The objective of this project is to develop an investment strategy that supports Black, Latinx and female founders and increases racial, ethnic, and gender diversity among funded entrepreneurs. We invite all founders and investors to respond, regardless of how you identify.

Click here to take our survey now.

About Our Study

Your input is critical in helping us understand the problem and start to develop solutions. Completing our survey will take 10 minutes. Your responses are anonymous, and only aggregated data will be used in our reporting.

Your time is incredibly valuable. As a token of our appreciation, we will select 20 random individuals who complete the survey by September 25th to receive a $25 gift card by email. In addition, you can request to receive a copy of the survey results summary report. To be included in the raffle or receive our summary report, you'll be asked to provide your email address at the end of the survey. Don't worry, your email will not be associated with any other part of this survey. It will be removed from your responses before they are analyzed, so that no one can link your answers back to you.

How You Can Help

  1. If you are a founder or investor in HealthTech, Click here to take our survey now.
  2. Help broaden our reach by sharing with your network. You can share the survey with this link: https://rebrand.ly/CTIPDEI. You can also click here to tweet about this survey: https://ctt.ac/8A6Ck
  3. Do you or your organization support research? We are looking for opportunities to expand on the work we are doing to support diversity, equity and inclusion in HealthTech. If that sounds like a worthwhile investment, reach out to us at research@westcoastctip.org.

About Us

The West Coast Consortium for Technology & Innovation in Pediatrics (CTIP) is an FDA funded MedTech accelerator supporting pediatric device innovators from concept to commercialization. 

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles’ (CHLA) Innovation Studio brings internal and external communities together to incubate and accelerate processes and technologies that can solve complex problems and transform pediatric care. 

The California Health Care Foundation (CHCF) is dedicated to advancing meaningful, measurable improvements in the way the health care delivery system provides care to the people of California, particularly those with low incomes and those whose needs are not well served by the status quo.

For more updates from CTIP about pediatric MedTech follow us @westcoastctip on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram, Consortium for Technology & Innovation in Pediatrics on LinkedIn and the web at www.westcoastctip.org

The West Coast Consortium for Technology & Innovation in Pediatrics (CTIP) is an FDA-funded pediatric MedTech accelerator centered at Children's Hospital Los Angeles. Our goal is to facilitate the development, production, and distribution of pediatric medical devices by identifying companies working in the space and providing advice, networking, and direct and indirect financial support on the road to commercialization.

Contact us at info@westcoastctip.org