On November 6th, St. Michael’s Hospital Foundation hosted the 4th annual Angels Den. The event would not have been possible without We are deeply grateful to our exceptionally generous sponsors and supporters.
Eight teams of all-star scientists.
Up to $500,000 in prizes.
deeply grateful to our exceptionally generous sponsors and supporters of Angels Den. These awards are only
possible because of your far-sighted contributions.
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS!
In the biomedical innovation category:
Dr. George Yousef and Dr. Michael
Ordon for Prostate Predictor,
a blood test that can accurately classify patients with prostate cancer as
‘low’ or ‘high’ risk to help physicians decide who, in fact, needs surgery.
Prostate Predictor will signal the end of unnecessary
surgeries for prostate cancer and the start of a new era of personalized
medicine in men’s health.
In the social innovation category:
Dr. Muhammed Mamdami for fAIth, an
artificial-intelligence factory that will demystify AI in health-care and
generate AI health-care tools that are truly relevant and user-friendly. fAIth
will ensure that the astonishing potential of AI in medicine is delivered to
where it’s needed most – into the drive towards healthier lives for all.
The People’s Choice award went to Dr. George Yousef and Dr. Michael Ordon for Prostate Predictor.
Runners’ Up Awards:
Dr. Doug Campbell and Dr. Sri Krishnan for VITASCOPE-BabyBeats
Dr. Paul Dorian and Dr. Paul Angaran for AED on the way
Dr. Mario Ostrowski for Hunt for HIV
Dr. Yvonne Bombard for Genomics
Dr. Tara Kiran for Operation
Dr. Ketan Shankardass for Stresscapes