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Despite a Cold M&A Market in Minnesota, Deal Activity in Healthcare Remains Hot

2019 has not been a banner year for Minnesota’s M&A market. After a half-decade of record-setting activity, the local M&A scene has cooled significantly, with the lowest reported deal volume and dollar values since 2013. According to Pitchbook data, total deal count for Minnesota companies for the first half of 2019 was 35% lower than over […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for August 19, 2019

Fairview acquires Wisconsin-based Vibrant Health AtriCure offers $300m for SentreHeart Bio-Techne: $50m reagent plant support cell & genes Mayo Clinic invests in breast cancer imaging AI We’re Starting to Harness the Microbiome to Treat Disease Despite a Cold M&A Market in Minnesota, Deal Activity in Healthcare Remains Hot UK regulators OK Boston Scientific’s $4B BTG […]

Down the Rabbit Hole: Tammy Lee Takes Women in Health Leadership Attendees to Wonderland

There seems to be a view in popular culture that life and personal development are linear. You go to high school, onto college, maybe grad school but maybe not, find a job, turn it into a career, rise through the ranks in the same field your degree is in until you retire to travel/write the […]

Women in Health Leadership featuring Tammy Lee of Nanocore Photo Gallery

Didn’t Get Your Ticket to this Sold-Out Event? You Still Have One Chance! Medical Alley is fortunate to have many strong female leaders in our community and the Women In Health Leadership series is the perfect way to meet other dedicated, influential women in health technology. This is your ticket to an afternoon of networking, lunch, […]

For The Record with Elyse Ash, Founder and CEO of Fruitful Fertility

Elyse Ash is the founder and CEO of Fruitful Fertility, a fertility mentorship matching service and social network that helps emotionally support the 1 in 8 people struggling with infertility and miscarriage. Named a 2019 “40 Under 40” honoree by the Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal and a 2019 “50 on Fire” by MinneInno, Elyse built the community […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for August 12, 2019

Veritas Capital-backed Guidehouse to Acquire Navigant Consulting, Inc. for $1.1 Billion Mortenson plans second, bigger Discovery Square building in Rochester University of Minnesota achieves transplant in monkeys without long-term immune-fighting drugs Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Initiative Aims to Catalyze Creative Solutions to Health Inequities Abbott ramping up FreeStyle Libre production following bountiful […]

In the Know: Healthcare News from Medical Alley for Aug. 5, 2019

Mayo Clinic ranked No. 1 hospital nationwide by U.S. News & World Report Mayo Clinic, Boston Scientific teaming up on med-tech accelerator Cantel Medical puts up $775m for dental instrument maker Hu-Friedy From one heart to another: Families of donor, recipient meet at last Meda Announces Finalists for 2nd Million Dollar Challenge for Minority Entrepreneurs […]

Alley Chats at Target Field Photo Gallery

Run a Compliant Speaker Program, Avoid Costly Penalties and Criminal Prosecution

By Gary Rom and Nicholas A. Klinefeldt You’ve likely heard of the $225 million global resolution opioid manufacturer Insys Therapeutics reached with the Department of Justice (DOJ) on June 5, 2019 to settle misconduct charges stemming from its speaker program practices. You’ve also likely thought that your company would never engage in the same behavior. […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for July 29, 2019

Cardiovascular Systems, Inc., adds Erik Paulsen to board How a doctor from a tiny Mediterranean island rose to be Mayo Clinic’s new CEO Efforts to Advance Kidney Care Led by UMN Medical School Vice Dean for Education and Academic Affairs Receives Significant White House Endorsement Medical Alley Leaders Dominate Galien Foundation’s Most Innovative Medical Device […]

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