S. C.

S. C.

Neurology prof @ UCI & Vice-Chair of Research. Cal, USC Med, UCLA, Mass General (neurology residency & CVA fellowship), MMS from Harvard
General Business
Irvine, US
Skills
  • Healthcare
  • Medical Education
  • Neurology
Experience
personalRN

Scientific Advisor @personalRN • Co-Founder

Coordinated stroke care, from onset through hospitalization to recovery.

Amazing things S.'s made
Portable & low-cost telerehabilitation system called HWARD v.2, which provides remote rehabilitation for patients with motor deficits, particularly for people with injuries arising from a stroke, spinal cord injury, multiple sclerosis, or a traumatic brain injury. It supports care for a range of patient services and takes a holistic approach to help the patient undergo rehabilitation therapy; in this regard, note that the therapeutic target will expand from the current emphasis on motor deficits to a much broader array of neural deficits such as language and cognitive.
At the core, the system gamifies and standardizes rehabilitation exercises, which is one way in which it facilitates and enhances patient compliance. Other features of the system include recording patient performances for review by patients and therapists, real-time feedback, progress reports, educational and social activities for patients, reminders to patients of therapy sessions, and telecommunication with remote
Recommendations

Andrew Wong Advisor at personalRN recommended personalRN where S. is Co-Founder

Kourosh always strives to be on the cutting edge of technology improving the way we deliver healthcare to patients. He is hard working and it has been awesome working with him as an advisor.

Dave Whelan Strategic Advisor at Nurse At Your Door recommended personalRN where S. is Co-Founder

Kourosh is an extremely smart, creative, and driven entrepreneur in the healthcare space. He’s proven himself as a start-up founder, and he continues to innovate with personalRN. On top of all of that, he is always happy to help other entrepreneurs and start-ups as a leading member of the SoCal healthtech innovation community.

Anne Cocquyt CEO at The GUILD - Global Women Network recommended personalRN where S. is Co-Founder

personalRN is a startup that solves a real need critical for patients, physicians and care givers. I joined the team as an advisor fully committed to connect PersonalRN to my contacts at Genentech and in the digital health world because I believe in the incredible talent Kourosh was able to assemble as well as the solution the team put in place with the mission to save lives of millions of stroke patients. The approach, the traction, the current products and the witty team put PersonalPN on a path to success and making a difference in our world. I'm proud to be part of this team and have no doubt about the success as a game-changing solution in patient education in the digital health world.

Daniel Ball Product at Startup Next LA recommended personalRN where S. is Co-Founder

personalRN is an alumni of Startup Next LA, a Techstars program. During the 6 week "pre-accelerator" program, personalRN experience a tremendous growth via iterating on their business model and go-to-market strategy. They came out of the program a strong candidate for investment or continued growth in an accelerator. They have demonstrated validation of problem-solution fit, and are getting traction with early customers and users that should lead to product-market fit in the near term.

Victor Oliveros Co-Founder at Doctory recommended personalRN where S. is Co-Founder

personalRN is a company that has huge, huge vision and a great team. The company's goal is to help make the world better by saving lives from the most at-risk populations. Kourosh Parsapour is equal parts domain expert and a very talented leader. He and his team have set out on a monumental task but their technical, business, and healthcare chops are more than enough to win.