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Astarte Medical Partners

Software to quantify preterm infant gut health enabling optimal care, feeding and nutrition in neonatal intensive care units to improve outcomes and reduce cost

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Software
  • Location Yardley, PA, US
  • Currency USD
  • Founded May 2016
  • Employees 6
  • Incorporation Type C-corp
  • Website astartemedical.com

Company Summary

Astarte Medical is developing NICUtrition, a proprietary HealthIT platform for standardizing feeding, optimizing nutrition and quantifying gut health for preterm infants in the neonatal ICU. Utilizing the software, NICU teams will be able to triage infants most at risk for gut inflammation and provide optimal, personalized nutrition and care, thereby improving outcomes and reducing costs.

Team

  • As CEO of Astarte Medical, Tracy is leading her third start up, having recently sold FedIMPACT to IP Group in 2016. Tracy spent fifteen years in venture capital as both an investor and operator of early stage health and life sciences companies. She founded NellOne Therapeutics, and invested in NuPathe, which Teva Pharmaceuticals acquired, and BioNano Genomics. Tracy has BS from New York University and MBA from Columbia Business School.

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    Scientific Founder

    Our platform is based on Kate's extensive clinical experience and Kate's clinical background is as a NICU nurse. Her research interests at Brigham & Women's Hospital pertain to disease prediction strategies, feeding, growth, and development of preterm infants, especially the attributes of the premature gastrointestinal system and development of immunity. She received her master's in nursing from Univ of Penn and doctorate from Boston College.

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    COO/CFO

    Tammi spent nearly 20 years in venture capital and is a Kauffman Fellow. Her expertise in strategic finance and operations management for early stage companies will help direct resources effectively and in a capital-efficient way. Tammi will lead efforts with payers and hospital finance staff validating the ROI for adoption of NICUtrition. She received her Bachelors from University of Wisconsin – Platteville and is a Certified Public Accountant.

  • Jeff has spent 20 years in Global IT management focusing on systems implementations for business intelligence and analytics solutions, data management and implementations, and management of long term ERP and BI support teams. As Astarte Medical's CTO, Jeff will manage the development of Astarte Medical software, the integration of software solutions with the hospital's EHR systems and the roadmap of new technology products and functionality.