Andrea Westervelt, Founder of Term Affirm
Many thanks to Andrea Westervelt, Founder of Term Affirm for speaking to my Entrepreneurship class at Columbia University. Term Affirm is an early- stage healthcare startup which aims to accurately diagnose and prevent preterm birth, the leading cause of death in children around the world. Andrea's current research focuses on reproductive biomechanics, and she has previous research experience in biomedical engineering and medical device design. Term Affirm recently went through the Entrepreneurship Lab NYC Bio and Health Tech Accelerator program, and has funding from government and private sources.