Health

Programs for Entrepreneurs

Digital Health Marketplace

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Digital Health Marketplace connects buyers and sellers of market-ready health technologies through curated matchmaking, technical assistance, and competitive funding for pre-sale pilot projects

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NYCEDC Holds Eds & Meds CEO Workshop on Life Science & Healthcare Industry Initiatives

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On July 12th, we held the latest in a series of NYC workshops with senior leaders from both the life sciences and healthcare sectors as part of our ongoing Bio (Eds & Meds) NYC 2020 study.

Economic Data

June 2012 Economic Snapshot

This snapshot addresses health and fitness in New York City.

PODCAST

#29 Health and Fitness in NYC

NYCEDC explores the trends in the health and fitness industry and the implications for residents as well as the NYC economy.

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NYCEDC Holds Eds & Meds CEO Workshop on Proposed Industry Initiatives, October 19th

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Eds & Meds represent a significant asset base from which to develop a broader bioscience cluster.

PRESS RELEASE

Mayor Bloomberg, Governor Paterson and Speaker Quinn Announce Comprehensive Strategies to Increase and Retain Grocery Stores in New York City

Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, Governor David A. Paterson and Speaker Christine C. Quinn announced comprehensive strategies to encourage the opening of new grocery stores and help existing operators upgrade stores in neighborhoods that need more healthy food stores.

Competition /  Media & Emerging Tech

NYC BigApps

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NYC BigApps is the premier civic innovation competition in New York City that challenges designers, developers, academics, entrepreneurs, and New Yorkers at large to apply their know-how to improve New York City.

Incubators and Coworking Spaces

HBK Incubates

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The City invested in an approximately 4,000-square-foot commercial kitchen in East Harlem’s La Marqueta. The facility provides shared workspace for up to 40 food manufacturing startups and expanding food businesses.

Tax Incentives

Food Retail Expansion to Support Health (FRESH)

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FRESH promotes the establishment and expansion of neighborhood grocery stores in underserved communities by providing zoning and financial incentives to eligible grocery store operators and developers.