A former FDA official on making the jump to health tech startups – STAT

A former FDA official on making the jump to health tech startups – STAT

Since stepping down from his post at the Food and Drug Administration last year, Anand Shah has gone from toiling on the country’s Covid-19 response to updating his LinkedIn with a flurry of new advisory roles at promising startups.

On Wednesday, Shah, who was previously deputy commissioner for medical and scientific affairs, added another job to his profile. He will become the newest member of the board of mental health app developer Big Health, which last week announced it had raised $75 million in new funding led by Japanese mega-investor SoftBank. It’s the fourth board position Shah has taken on in recent months.

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Source: https://www.statnews.com/2022/01/26/fda-big-health-tech-anand-shah/