We won $10,000 for 5th and a $10,000 sponsor prize from Ramey Schwaller Law Firm.
Accelerating the translation of innovations to health products
Advanced Scanners has been selected to participate in the MassChallenge Texas 2018 Startup Accelerator program.
MassChallenge Texas is the second domestic and sixth international location in MassChallenge’s global network. Launched in 2018, we are accelerating 84 companies from 5 continents, 11 countries, 12 states, and the five major Texas cities. With the support of corporate partners, innovation leaders, and local government, we are delivering on our promise to help Lone Star State startups win.
Advanced Scanners took home the Judges 1st Place award for $75,000 AND the audience favorite - another $75,000
We got to take our scanner out for a test drive! Supported by our friends at MedtoMarket and Dell Children's Hospital we tested our 3D optical scanner on a cadaver. Over a 4 hour period we were able to simulate many procedures typical to epilepsy surgery. The prototype worked perfectly, and accurately measured brain shift!
Advanced Scanners has been awarded a $25,000 grant to pursue commercialization of our 3D Optical inter-operative brain scanner.
Since we moved in, the THBD (Tami and company) has been very supportive, also helping us find our first hire (Master of Biomedical Engineering - Lars Kuslich) and interns, connecting us with collaborators, and more...
We are thrilled to announce that neurosurgeon Dr Mark Lee is an advisor to Advanced Scanners. Dr. Lee has built the largest pediatric brain surgery program in the US at Dell Children's hospital.
Mark R. Lee, MD, PhD, FACS
Co-director, Dell Children's Comprehensive Epilepsy Program, Chief, Pediatric Neurosurgery
Board-certified in neurosurgery and pediatric neurosurgery, and fellowship trained in pediatric neurosurgery and epilepsy surgery.
Dr. Mark Lee is a nationally and internationally recognized pediatric neurosurgeon with over 20 years of experience. He is board-certified in both neurosurgery and pediatric neurosurgery. He is included, annually, in the prestigious listings of "Best Doctors in America" and "America’s Top Doctors."