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Cambia Grove

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Cambia Grove
1800 9th Avenue
Suite 250
Seattle, WA 98101
United States


Guest speaker Mike Albainy also authored this blog discussing the value of the value proposition for your startup after his first Lunch & Learn session in 2019. 


Join us for a presentation and discussion on how growing health care startups can define their value proposition. Mike Albainy, CEO of MD Clarity, will present his company’s value proposition and discuss with Echo Health Ventures' Anahita Nakhjiri about how it has evolved over time and how he uses it as a resource to sell to customers or pitch to investors.

Cambia Grove Lunch & Learns, presented by Echo Health Ventures, is a series offering opportunities for entrepreneurs to network over lunch with subject matter experts while learning about high-value health care topics.


12:00pm:  Lunch Opens

12:10pm:  Program Begins

12:40pm:  Audience Q&A

1:00pm:  Event Ends


Mike Albainy is the founder of MD Clarity, which strives to make healthcare pricing and quality data easier to understand, analyze, model, and communicate for patients, providers, and insurers. Before starting MD Clarity in 2010, Mike was part of the initial team at Apollo Data Technologies (now MethodCare/Zirmed) that built a Data Mining and Machine Learning platform for marketing, financial services, and ultimately clinical and financial applications in healthcare. Mike received his BE in Biomedical Engineering from Vanderbilt University.

Anahita Nakhjiri is an Associate on the Strategic Investment team at Echo Health Ventures, responsible for transaction execution and portfolio management. 

Prior to joining Echo Health Ventures in 2019, Anahita served as a Senior Associate at McKesson Ventures in San Francisco. She co-led the team's portfolio development efforts and assisted in sourcing and performing due diligence on new digital health investment opportunities. Previously, Anahita was a consultant with The Advisory Board Company, advising health system executives on clinical workflow improvement and implementation of performance technologies. 

Anahita graduated from The George Washington University with a bachelor's degree in Business and a concentration in Economics & Public Policy. Originally from Seattle, Anahita is happy to once again call the city home and enjoys traveling, exploring new cultures and serving as a sous-chef alongside her husband.