Green Sun Medical's scoliosis brace takes 2nd at 2016 HITLAB World Cup: 5 highlights

Written by  Megan Wood | Wednesday, 07 December 2016 21:25
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Collins, Colo.-based Green Sun Medical won second place at the 2016 HITLAB World Cup, an international digital health challenge.

Here are five highlights:


1. The competition occurred during the HITLAB Innovators Summit: New York on Nov. 30, 2016.


2. Green Sun Medical's dynamic spinal alignment brace won the second place price of $3,000.


3. The spinal alignment brace is designed to correct adolescent idiopathic scoliosis and kyphosis.


4. Jamie Haggard co-founded Green Sun Medical and serves as the company's CEO.


5. Mr. Haggard said the company's mission involves preventing "as many scoliosis surgeries as possible with our tech-enabled dynamic brace."


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