MedStart CEO Forum featuring Jessie Becker Alexander, Founder of Alydia Health

May 24, 1:00 – 3:00 AM

This roundtable serves as a platform for leaders of medical startups to engage in discussions on relevant issues and provide mutual support.

Virtual event
Panel Discussion

About this event

The Sacramento Region is home to a thriving medical startup ecosystem. To support its growth, we're reintroducing MedStart, a program aimed at fostering medical innovation.

The Carlsen Center and Startup Folsom is partnering with  Robert Groth, an original MedStart organizer, to relaunch MedStart with our first event, the MedStart CEO Forum  on May 23.  The  forum is designed to build a self-supporting community among medical startup leaders. Our inaugural event will feature Jessie Becker Alexander who was the Founding CEO of Alydia Health which was acquired by Organon for $240 M. She is also the Program Director at FourthWave and the the Entrepreneur in Residence for the Sacramento State Carlsen Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship. (Please note that Dr. Jordan Plews was originally scheduled but had to cancel due to a conflict.  We will reschedule him for a future event).

Attendance is free but limited to medical startup CEOs and founders. Click to register and, upon approval, receive your invitation.

This event is in-person.  


To attend click here to register and you will receive an invite that includes the address of the venue after you've been vetted.   Please note that the venue is in Sacramento.


  • Jessie Becker Alexander

    Carlsen Center for Innovation / FourthWave

    Entrepreneur in Residence / Program Director



Friday, May 24, 2024
1:00 AM – 3:00 AM UTC


Networking and Food
Dr. Plews Q&A
Open Discussion


  • Brandon Weber

    I/O Labs

    Chapter Director

  • Rich Foreman


    Chapter Director

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