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Greater LA SoPE Kickoff Meeting, Co-Hosted by CoFoundersLab

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Join us as we kickoff the Greater Los Angeles Chapter of the Society of Physician Entrepreneurs (SoPE) with the help of CoFoundersLab.

SoPE and CoFoundersLab proudly present an educational and networking forum for entrepreneurs in healthcare and life sciences.

Our speaker this evening will be Dr. Kourosh Parsapour. Dr. Parsapour is the co-founder and CEO of 5plus, which is dedicated to developing digital health tools which bring efficiency solutions to physical therapy. He has been involved in telehealth for nearly 10 years and has worked closely with other clinicians, administrators, technicians and health policy makers to support its use and development. He was one of the co-founders and co-chairs of the American Telemedicine Association’s Pediatric Telehealth Discussion Group as well as the Pediatric Telehealth Colloquium. His experience extends from academic research to a previous startup (Telepeds) with a successful exit to Specialists on Call. He received his MBA from UC Irvine subsequent to Telepeds' acquisition in order to provide an educational background for his real-world business experience. He is very passionate about the current state of health care and its need for innovative technologies.

The agenda will be:
6:30-7:00 Arrival, sign in, general networking, pizza and light refreshments served
7:00-7:15 Introduction from SoPE, CoFoundersLab
7:15-8:00 Guest speaker, Physician Entrepreneur: Dr. Kourosh Parsapour
8:00-8:30 Networking

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Questions: Please contact Rania Nasis, MD, MBA at (856)[masked] or [masked] (Also, please join SoPE and the Greater Los Angeles Chapter of SoPE at and