Tueo Gains Access to Vast Network of Resources to Drive Growth
SAN FRANCISCO, September 8, 2017 — Tueo Health, a digital health start-up company that has developed a unique solution for monitoring and aiding in home management of pediatric asthma, today announced that StartX has awarded Tueo a position in their Fall 2017 accelerator program. StartX is an educational non-profit that accelerates the development of Stanford's top entrepreneurs through tactical help and resources, experiential education, funding, and a vast network of mentors, investors, and domain experts. StartX has supported 1000+ founders, 450 startups, and raised over $2.9B. Only 8-10% of applicants are selected into each program.
The founders of Tueo Health came together as fellows in the Stanford Biodesign Innovation Fellowship, a ten-month program focused on needs-based health technology innovation. The team began looking at the important need in asthma management during the fellowship, starting the early work, including a clinical study at Stanford that has now been translated into the Tueo Health solution.
Myself and my co-founders are thrilled to be selected for the StartX accelerator program,” said Tueo Founder and CEO, Bronwyn Harris, MD. “The access to the community, world class advisors, and a variety of business resources is invaluable to Tueo’s success and we are honored to have been chosen.”
StartX judges focus on evaluating the team, during a stringent and extensive written application and interview process. Tueo was selected based on criteria that includes: passion and commitment demonstrated by the founders, team dynamics, ability to execute and core competency, and willingness to understand the target market. More information on StartX can be found at: www.startx.com.
About Tueo Health
Tueo Health is a San Francisco-based company that is building the first digital health solution to empower families to take better control of asthma management. The first Tueo solution is based on passive nocturnal monitoring, a mobile app, and targeted coaching and education, making it non-invasive and easy to use. Tueo was the Judge’s Choice winner of the Plug and Play Tech Center Summer Summit 2017. More information on Tueo can be found at: www.tueohealth.com.