As Program Analyst for TMCx Accelerator and TMC Biodesign, Melissa Feldman supports program curriculum and events, as well as the program application process. Aside from this role, Melissa works with Health Technology Forum for marketing and coordinating their annual conference and global Meetup events.
Previously, Melissa worked as Lead Associate with The Cedars-Sinai Accelerator Powered by Techstars for their digital health cohort. Melissa has also worked in project management for Larta Institute, an L.A.-based incubator that partners with federal SBIR/STTR grant agencies such as The National Institute of Health (NIH), The National Science Foundation (NSF) and The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).
Melissa graduated from the University of Southern California, studying both health communication/management and entrepreneurship. She enjoys attending engaging events related to innovations in health care and life sciences, such as hackathons and pitch competitions. She is excited about meeting startup founders and enthusiasts and aligning them with the resources they need.