New York City is a growing hub of digital health.
Your company can be part of the generation that impacts lives, creates jobs, and brings New York City to the forefront of global health technology.
Apply now to have your early-stage product piloted in a rapid, small-scale study designed to get you data, fast.
The support your early stage company needs
The Digital Health Breakthrough Network holds an open competition to select batches of up to four early-stage startups for participation at a time. Watch our website to learn about when the next competition period opens.
Selected New York City-based startups have their technologies stressed and tested in pilot studies with clinical partners and patients around the City. Our studies are designed to be quick and small-scale, so you get the data your early-stage company needs improve your product or pitch to investors.
Companies eligible for selection have:
>50% of team based in NYC
Not yet generated revenue
Sound like you? Sign up to get alerted when the next application period opens.
HAVE YOUR PRODUCT TESTED IN A REAL-WORLD ENVIRONMENT
Our program serves as a research incubator to give you data to help you scale or pivot your technology as quickly as possible.
Get your technology into the hands of your target end users, now. Selected companies will have their product piloted by HITLAB with input from the Advisory Board. We design a study for your product, secure partner study sites, recruit patients, collect data, and report results directly to you.
HITLAB Pilot Design
Advisory Board Input
Your technology has the potential to be exposed to scores of health practitioners, investors and industry leaders, providing your team with real-market feedback and opportunities.
Led with Startup Experience
Network leaders NYCEDC and HITLAB have worked with dozens of health startups.
SMART VISION LABS
VITAL CARE SERVICES
PATIENT ENROLLMENT ADVISOR
ARDENT CELL TECHNOLOGIES
NY PROTEIN BIOLOGICS
NYCEDC and HITLAB regularly collaborate across the entire health spectrum.