Serving the Needs of Healthcare Entrepreneurs

Network with peers and industry partners involved in all aspects of the innovation commercialization process.

Our community is comprised of all types of healthcare professionals, entrepreneurs, organizations, and investors.

  • Medical Device, Diagnostics and Drug Companies
  • Healthcare IT, Digital Health, Telemedicine
  • Medical Products and Related Medical Services
  • Service Support Organizations
  • Investors

Why Join?


Get Involved

Collaborate with healthcare entrepreneurs and industry professionals to gain access to information, expertise and funding from dilutive and non-dilutive sources.


Get Educated

Learn from industry experts and experienced entrepreneurs in the SoPE network through online publications and discussions, and educational and networking events.


Get Assistance

Empower yourself with tools to launch your idea to the next level using SoPE’s network connections, resources and information direct from healthcare industry experts.


Get Connected

Interact with like-minded professionals and industry partners ready to connect and collaborate at all stages of of the commercialization process.

Jeffrey N. Hausfeld MD, MBA, FACS

Message from the Chairman

SoPE Members and Supporters,

I am pleased to bring you the re-launch of the SoPE Newsletter that Dr. Arlen Meyers began and managed for several years. The new SoPE Newsletter will be published quarterly and will have a new Guest Editor for each edition, first starting with the members of the Board of Directors of SoPE. We will then offer the opportunity for Chapter Leaders and Industry Luminaries to serve as Guest Editors of the Newsletter.

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Upcoming Events to Check Out

SoPE Atlanta Chapter

Stories of a Seasoned Physician Entrepreneur Featuring Dr. Amy Baxter, CEO of VibraCool®

Wed Sep 18 @ 5:30PM - 08:00PM


Amy Baxter MD shares her journey from ER doc to founding a medical device. You won't want to miss this kick-off event for the Atlanta Society of Physician Entrepreneurs!



SoPE National Capital Chapter

Stories from the Trenches: The Ten Most Common Mistakes Made by Life Science/HealthCare Entrepreneurs and How Best To Avoid Them!

Wed Sep 25 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM


Marty Rosendale, PhD will enlighten us about his journey in start-ups, and see how he plants to advocate for the innovation ecosystem in his new role at the Maryland Tech Council.

SoPE New York Tristate Chapter

Navigating the Medical Device Development Pathway

Wed Sep 25 @ 6:00PM - 09:00PM


During this talk, Sabrina Varanelli, will help you make sense of what is required when planning to commercialize a medical technology, and provide some practical insight into how you can get your product idea off the ground. 


SoPE North Carolina Chapter

Charlotte Healthcare Ecosystem: A Glimpse into the Future

Wed Sep 25 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM


What will the Charlotte healthcare industry look like in 2025? How about 2030? Tonight we have a panel of industry experts that will be speculating on what’s to come for our ecosystem over the next decade. 



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