Serving the
San Gabriel Valley
hosted by: Pasadena City College SBDC

Startup Opportunities for E-Medicine: Treating Chronic Diseases without Drugs


This talk is regarding a new type of medical treatment, described in a recent review article in Nature called Bioelectronic Medicine ( and in this article in NY Times called Can the Nervous System be Hacked (

This is about the future of electronic medicine or e-medicine which will focus on developing neuro-modulation devices to treat a variety of chronic disorders, such as diabetes, hypertension, obesity, prostate cancer, bladder incontinence, infertility, asthma, and auto-immune disorders.

This field is very new, just 6-months old, and the National Institute of Health (NIH) has just announced investing $240M for the rapid development of these e-medicine solutions.

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

8:00am – 9:30am

Pasadena City College – Circadian Room
1570 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA

Guest Speaker:

Victor Pikov

Senior Scientist
Sign up at

This entry was posted in News. Bookmark the permalink.