The intersection of women's health and technology.
An initiative founded in 2018 with the mission of addressing unmet health needs of women globally and increasing gender equity in technology and venture.
Thank You for Your Application!
We truly appreciate all that you do for women across the globe. We will reach out with any questions and wish you and your team the best of luck in the application process.
First Pitch Day
Our Program Leaders
Director, Women’s Health Tech Initiative; Co-Founder and Chief Growth Officer, Ellipsis Health
We seek to improve global women’s health by connecting early-stage startups with the resources they need to successfully launch innovations.
We facilitate access to advice on building, funding, and scaling women’s healthcare technology innovations through content, connectivity, and capital.
Our Knowledge Partners
Our Impact Partners
Our Executive Committee
Saoimanu D. Sope
Ryan Splitler Ph.D
Dr Mabel Yen Ngoc Nguyen
Dr. Tahmida Nazreen
Merck Global Health Innovation Fund is excited to partner with HITLAB to build an innovative, disruptive healthcare ecosystem around the wellbeing of women. By sponsoring the 2020 HITLAB Women’s Health Tech Challenge, our collective goal is to support solutions that empower women to take charge of their health, make informed choices, and access higher standards of care.