Testimonials

UCSF|Health Hub Connect Member Testimonials

“My Health Hub Connect profile matched me with a top researcher at UCSF that I otherwise would have never met. Dr. Adam Ferguson was exactly the kind of PI I wanted to meet to continue scaling our product."
- Richard Hanbury,
CEO Sana Health
“I joined as a UCSF Navigator because I am passionate about sharing the lessons from our research with the digital health community to help founders promote health for all. UCSF Health Hub enables me to engage with the broader digital health community.”
– Urmimala Sakar, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine, Associate Director, UCSF
“UCSF Health Hub connects me with talented entrepreneurs, organizes valuable networking opportunities, and hosts stimulating speakers who explore the future of health and medicine. This is invaluable to me in my role as a startup advisor, angel investor, and physician at UCSF. I recently accepted the position of Medical Director at Scanwell Health, a Y Combinator company, highlighting the possibilities enabled by UCSF Health Hub.”
“UCSF Health Hub connects me with talented entrepreneurs, organizes valuable networking opportunities, and hosts stimulating speakers who explore the future of health and medicine.”
– Jack Jeng, MD, MBA
Chief Medical Officer, Scanwell
"While networking at a UCSF Health Hub event, we met our new Director of Finance, Kirk McAfee, and within 10 days there was money in the door. I cannot stress enough how powerful the Health Hub community is and how glad I am they’re providing this service."
– Julia Fry,
Founder & CEO, Puretergent

UCSF Health AWARDS Testimonials



- Abner Mason
Founder/CEO of Consejo Sano [COVID Patriot Award Winner]



- Russell Glass
CEO, Ginger [2020 Winner, Best Mental & Behavioral Health Company]



- Raj Singh
CEO, Accolade [2020 Winner, UCSF Digital Health Hall of Fame]



- Murry Brozinsky,
CEO, Conversa Health [2020 Winner, Remote Diagnostics]



- Harpreet Rai
CEO, Oura Ring [2020 Winner, Consumer Wellness]

"Winning the UCSF Digital Awards last year gave us the visibility we needed.
One of the VCs we met at the competition became an investor and has been
a great help to us since."

- Richard Hanbury,
CEO, Sana Health [2019 Winner, Mental & Behavioral Health]

"Winning the UCSF Digital Awards last year made us think and grow bigger, helping
us grow our total patient base by 400% and bring significant improvements
in our solution."

- Virgilio Bento,
CEO, Sword Health [2019 Winner, Employer Wellness & Prevention]

Winning the inaugural UCSF Digital Health Awards in 2019 solidified our position as a leader in the space. It was a tremendous validation of our work, passiona nd energy that we had put in for the past eight years.

- Leah Sparks,
CEO, Wildflower [2019 Winner, FemTech]

Winning the inaugural UCSF Digital Health Awards in the patient cost savings category really enforced the importance of our work for our 5 million+ members over 130 customers.

- Dr. Ami Parekh,
Chief Medical Officer, Grand Rounds [2019 Winner, Patient Cost Savings]


Winning the 2019 UCSF Digital Health Award for 'EHR- Patient Engagement' was a big milestone for Luma Health and it helped unlock potential opportunities for us by recognizing how the work we've put in to make it easier for patients to get access to care.

- Aditya Bansod,
Co-Founder and CTO, Luma Health [2019 Winner, EHR- Patient Engagement]