Do you want to intern at a cool digital-health start-up? Do you want to bring your passion for building a good software product to impact the lives of millions affected by chronic disease? Work closely with founders, technologists, and advisors on solving real world problems and seeing your ideas through implementation? Sharpen your critical thinking skills and analytical skills along the way?
Viora Health Background and Description
2/3 of U.S. adults are at risk of chronic disease (diabetes, heart disease) with costs of $2.7 trillion annually. Viora Health (www.viorahealth.com) is a digital health solution that improves patient compliance to prevention programs using data and behavioral science tools.
(Penn, Cornell, MIT, Jefferson)
Founder: Wharton MBA, M.S. Statistics, second-time entrepreneur
Advisors: Faculty of Bioengineering (PhD); SVP (United Health), CEO (Landec)
Team Members: CEO (Wharton MBA), Data Scientist (PhD Candidate, Penn); Medical Officer (MD, Penn)
You will work with our technology team/advisor to support our product during our private beta in order to prepare for a launch and formal pilot with a top health system; Review product requirements, QA test and beta test mobile app; Support the product (program, maintain code, fix bugs) during the user testing and private beta; Analyze data; Assess and implement new ideas or improvements; Research competitor offerings; Document code updates and findings;
Duration, Pay, Start Date, Location
Full-time for 10 weeks
Paid Discretionary performance based stipend upon completion of internship
Start date June 4, 2020
Virtually, then at 34/Market Street, Philadelphia, PA