Meet our Coaches

KidsX has a network of experts from around the world, eager to mentor promising digital health innovators.

Brandon Aylward

Sr. Clinical Research and Implementation Consultant - Cognoa

Christopher Brereton

Partner & VP of Product - Sidebench

Garrett Bryant

Account Manager - Ligature Creative

James Cummings

Vice President, Business Development - London & Partners

Anna Cushing MD

Physician - Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Brooke Edell

Nurse Case Manager - St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital

Chris Ellis

CEO - AudioCardio

Alidad Ghiassi MD

VP Patient Engagement HIA Technologies - HIA Technologies

Danielle Gorman

Startup Business Development at AWS - Amazon

Anya J. J. Freedman

Pediatric (Cardiac) Critical Care Physician - SSM HEALTH CARDINAL GLENNON CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL

Aubrey Kelly

CEO - Rabble Health

Ashwini Lakshmanan MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics - Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Brandon Lee

Head of Strategy and Partnerships - Sidebench

Amit Rushi

Vice President, Commercial - GraftWorx

Brenda Schmidt

CEO - Coplex

Becca Shmukler

Principal - Laerdal Million Lives Fund

Devin Soelberg

VP, Business Development & Partnerships - Redox

James Stein MD

CMO - Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Ilan Shapiro Strygler

Medical Director of Health Ed and Wellness - AltaMed

Ben Sykes

Executive Director, Information Services - Children's Hospital Los Angeles

David Tang

Relationship Manager - East West Bank

Clara Thomson MD

Physician - Inova Children's

Erin Washington Siestra

Director, External Innovation & Special Projects - Hope Lab

Austin Weiss

Relationship Manager - City National Bank

Alan Young MD

Chief Medical Officer - Safe Health Systems