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November 2022 Showcase

Phase 2 Project Showcase and Networking

Wednesday, November 2, 3:00pm to 6:00pm ET
Celebrate the accomplishments of new and mature projects that originated from Catalyst. Some projects will be early in their journey, and may be seeking advice and help; others are more mature, so it will be a window into how things can progress.

3:00–3:20pm ET

  • Martha Gray, PhD, Director, MIT linQ
  • Suzanne Shirley, LCSW, Director of Community Engagement and Fellowship, VHA Office of Healthcare Innovation and Learning

3:20–5:05 ET
Project and guest mini-presentations.

5:05–5:15 ET
Final remarks and transition to project booths.

5:15–6:00 ET
Networking in Gather.Town: Project booths, VHA resources, and chats.


In order of appearance

Catalyst projects
Guest presentations
  • MIT Sandbox Connections to Catalyst with Mahnaz Maddah
  • VHA: Innovators Network with Allison Amrhein
  • VHA: New England Center for Innovation Excellence with Leandro DaSilva
  • VHA: XR Network with Dr. Anne Lord Bailey and Caitlin Rawlins
  • VHA: IRB and Human Studies with Carole Palumbo, PhD
  • VHA Innovation Specialists with Samantha Sissel
  • VHA and Catalyst: Supporting for Fellows and Projects with Bonnie Charland
  • VHA SimLearn with Eric Bruns
  • Preview of Commercial Planning Workshop with Nancy Steele