There is one fact that’s universally known by all great entrepreneurs: Launching a business is like jumping on a roller coaster—it can be filled with soaring highs and surprising twists and turns. It’s a way of life that IntuiTap Medical CEO and co-founder Jessica Traver, 27, has become accustomed to since starting her company two years ago, which is focused on providing a game-changing solution to a common, and often painful, procedure: the spinal tap.
A Houston-based medical device company took the top prize Thursday at the third annual Texas A&M New Ventures Competition. The all-day event concluded in the Robert Gates Ballroom of the Memorial Student Center, where Intuitap Medical Inc. was named the 2017 winner — taking home the grand prize of $50,000. The competition featured 16 startups from across Texas competing for a combined total of $250,000 in prizes.
Two Houston-based women have landed on the prestigious Forbes' 30 under 30 list announced this week. Health care entrepreneur Jessica Traver, 25, and her biomedical engineer partner, Nicole Moskowitz, 26, created IntuiTap Medical, the first device designed for spinal punctures using imaging and analytics to find the right insertion spot.
$200,000 prize goes to tech-enabled spinal brace company to treat Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis MINNEAPOLIS, MN (October 19, 2016) –AdvaMed 2016: The MedTech Conference, the leading event for medical technology professionals in North America, and MedTech Innovator today named Green Sun Medical... Read More →
August 10, 2016 | PRNewswire Eleven Medical Device Startups Head to Texas Medical Center Cohort arrives to make their mark on the future of health care The Texas Medical Center (TMC) Innovation Institute this week welcomes 11 startups selected from more... Read More →
By Shea Connelly | August 2, 2016 IntuiTap Medical, a medical device company that grew from the inaugural class of TMC’s Biodesign program, is a nominee in Tech.Co‘s Startup of the Year competition. IntuiTap developed their product, a device that increases the accuracy... Read More →