Speaker Profile

Ph.D., CEO/Founder, Future Family

Claire founded Future Family to address the growing demand for fertility services in the U.S. and globally. Prior to Future Family, Claire served as Director of Product and Partner Marketing at SolarCity (now TSLA), the largest consumer finance business in the solar industry. Claire has been recognized as a National Science Foundation Fellow and a Kauffman Fellow, and for her work at Future Family as Hustle 2X’s Woman of The Year Top-50 finalist, Inc Magazine’s list of Top 100 Female Founders, Fortune’s Most Powerful Women Next Gen, and one of San Francisco Business Time’s 40 Under 40. Claire holds a PhD in Management Science and Engineering from Stanford University and a B.A. from the University of Arizona. Claire is passionate about women's health and fertility based on her personal experience building her family with IVF.

Digital Health Showcase:
Future Family

The company’s mission is to make fertility care accessible and affordable to all. Future Family combines advances in fintech, fertility, and concierge care to empower women and couples throughout their fertility journey.

Removing the Biggest Barrier to Fertility Treatment: Accessibility
With the average cost of IVF over $20,000, cost is the greatest barrier to IVF keeping more than half the people who want it from moving forward. We cannot discuss fertility options in the U.S. without including financing in the conversation.

 Session Abstract – PMWC 2022 Silicon Valley

Track Co-Chairs:
Aleksandar Rajkovic, UCSF

Researchers have long been recognizing the uniqueness of women’s health and its substantial effect on clinical practice, acknowledging the increasing appreciation of the importance of multidisciplinary approaches to health and disease. In every organ system, there are diseases that are unique to women, more common in women than in men, or characterized by differences in disease course in women compared to men. This Track will focus on the following topics related to Women’s Health:

  • Intro to Women's Health
    - Aleksandar Rajkovic, UCSF
  • Reproductive Health
    - Hakan Cakmak, UCSF
    - Laura Jelliffe-Pawlowski, UCSF
  • Pregnancy (PANEL)
    Session Chair: Yoel Sadovsky, University of Pittsburgh
    - Virginia D. Winn, Stanford
    - Ananth Karumanchi, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    - Mira Moufarrej, Stanford University
    - Liang Liang, 9 MONTHS
  • Carrier Screening: Perspective on the new ACMG Practice Resource
    - James D Goldberg, Women's Health Medical Affairs
  • Biological Sex Differences in Disease + Inclusion of Women in Clinical Research/Innovation
    - Rhonda Voskuhl, UCLA
  • Cardiovascular Health
    - Nisha Parikh, UCSF
    - Jennifer Ann Tremmel, Stanford
  • Bone Health/Osteoporosis & Menopause (PANEL)
    Session Chair: Risa Kagan, UCSF, Sutter Health
    - Danit Ariel, Stanford
    - Massimiliano (Max) de Zambotti, SRI International
  • Showcase
    - Carrie Haverty, Mirvie
    - Brian D. Brohman, NX Prenatal
    - Ripudaman Singh, ARCEDI Biotech
    - Claire Tomkins, Future Family
    - Donna Russell, Precia Group
    - Adam de la Zerda, Visby Medical, Inc.