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Sprint Accelerator, powered by Techstars
By Sarah Mote
May 25, 2015

1Week KC: Meet the Startups in the Sprint Accelerator

Sprint Accelerator, powered by Techstars

You could think of it like a graduation.

For the past three months, ten innovative startups have powered through three intense months of mentoring in the Sprint Accelerator, powered by Techstars. Their goal: to build the future of mobile health and change the world one patient or consumer at a time.

No pressure.

On Thursday, June 4, as part of 1Week KC, those ten companies will take their “final” and pitch their companies to a captivated and capacity crowd at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts.

Want to see what’s happening on the cutting edge of mobile health? Want to meet the founders? Claim your spot

Here’s a sneak peek this year’s startups:

Alcohoot is a police grade personal breathalyzer that leverages mobile technology to help you be more responsible when consuming alcohol.

HealthID is a mobile platform that assigns unique HealthID codes via a card or wristband enabling users to manage and share personal health information.

Hidrate is a unique smart water bottle that syncs to your phone to help keep you hydrated.

iDoc24 is a convenient and expert dermatology consultation for your skin concerns via your mobile device.

Jolt makes a multi-sport head impact sensor with a connected mobile app that immediately alerts parents and coaches to significant impacts.

Ovatemp is an intuitive fertility management platform with a bluetooth thermometer and personalized coaching app that helps women pinpoint their fertile days and get pregnant faster.

Oxie is the first smart, wearable air purifier enabling users to breathe clean air and receive real-time air quality information.

Rex enables unprecedented access to animal health data for pharmaceutical and veterinary companies, aggregating, analyzing and licensing this data so that animal health organizations can dramatically increase their return on investments in research and development, sales, and marketing.

Social Code is an online support community that improves the patient’s health via social connections, behavior change, and a greater understanding of their illness.

Triomi is a portable 12-lead EKG that saves lives, costs and time.

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