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Healthcare Innovation and Entrepreneurship Workshop

September 23 - 24

Longaberger Alumni House
2200 Olentangy River Rd, Columbus, OH 43210

A Nurse Practitioner was inspired to start her own practice.
A nurse developed an online educational platform for the Keto diet.
A researcher is commercializing a new botanical for cancer patients.

They came with dreams and left with opportunities. You can too!

Learn from experts how to:

  • Apply innovation and entrepreneurial principles to traditional healthcare settings
  • Develop your own business plan
  • Start and manage a small business
  • Market your practice
  • Pitch your ideas
  • And so much more!

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View this year's agenda:
Day 1: September 23, 2019

8:30 – 9:05 a.m.
Registration and Breakfast

9:05 – 9:25 a.m.
Welcome and Where to Begin
Tim Raderstorf, DNP, RN

9:25 – 10:15 a.m.
Perfecting your Pitch and Pitch Off Exercise
Tim Raderstorf, DNP, RN

10:15 – 11:00 a.m.
Breakout session 1

11:00 – 11:15 a.m.
Wellness Break

11:15 – noon
Breakout Session 2

Noon – 1 p.m.
Lunch

1:00 – 1:45 p.m.
Breakout Session 3

  • Commercialization at Ohio State
    Kevin Taylor
  • Entrepreneurial Journey
    Aslyne Rodriguez

1:45 – 2:00 p.m.
Wellness Break

2:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Breakout Session 4

  • Extended Marketing Breakout
    Betsy Sewell
  • Extended Finance Breakout
    Book and Street Team

3:30 – 3:45 p.m.
Wellness Break

3:45 – 4:30 p.m.
Dream the Dream and Capture the Vision for Entrepreneurship
Bernadette Melnyk, PhD, RN, APRN-CNP, FAANP, FNAP, FAAN

4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Poster Speed Dating and Networking Reception

Day 2: September 24, 2019

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
Breakfast

9:00 – 9:10 a.m.
Welcome

9:15 – 10:00 a.m.
Breakout Session 5

10:05 – 11:35 a.m.
Extended Breakout Session

Building your Brand
Zoco Design Team

LLCs and Legalities
Jonathon Vinocur

11:35 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Lunch

12:30 – 1:15 p.m.
Breakout Session 6

  • Where are they Now?
    Dr. Zeenia Kaul, Anastasia Christopher, Mandy Minick
  • How to Start your own Practice
    Beth Bish and Christine Clymer

1:20 – 2:05 p.m.
How to Develop a Business Plan
Jill Raderstorf

2:05 – 2:20 p.m.
Wellness Break

2:20 – 3:20 p.m.
Developing a Business Plan in Small Groups
Tim Raderstorf, DNP, RN

3:20 – 4:00 p.m.
Driving Execution
Jay Clouse

4:00 – 4:15 p.m.
Wrap-up and Evaluations


The Ohio State University College of Nursing invited individuals to showcase their work on improving the health and wellbeing of the world through healthcare innovation. Selected individuals will share their exciting innovation by presenting a poster and/or product during our cocktail reception on Monday, September 23.