Danny Jooyoung Kim, PharmD

To live and lead with Arête—striving to live everyday with integrity as the best version of myself.
Podcast Episode from April 2021 - What I'm lately working on
I'm currently living in Boston, MA, at the intersection of healthcare, humanities, and tech.

3 things I'm focusing on lately (Q1 2021) :

MIT - Pharmacy
Executive Leadership
Last updated: 08/10/2021

My Interests:

Food & Drinks
Danny Kim, PharmD, Chief of Staff/ Head of Corp Dev at WELT , is a pharmacist by training and a builder at heart, powered by the mission to democratize healthcare through technologies that improve access to quality care.
Together with his team at WELT, Danny is leveraging the company's consumer-tech DNA to create consumer-friendly digital therapeutics designed to restore balance in the three pillars of life—eating, sleeping, and exercising.
The go-to-leader for digital therapeutics in the APAC region, Danny serves as a co-chair of Digital Therapeutics Alliance's APAC workgroup and serves as an advisor to the Korean government on matters involving digital health and digital therapeutics.
Before joining WELT, Danny worked with PillPack (acq. by Amazon), Pear Therapeutics (IPO '21), and invested in early-stage startups with Contrary. Danny continues to invest in early-stage healthcare companies through the Digital Health Partners, Korea's first venture fund dedicated to digital health, as an LP and an advisor.
Danny is a proud Bostonian and holds a B.S. Pharmacy Studies & Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) at Northeastern University where he serves as a Board Member at Health Sciences Entrepreneurs Program and a member of Young Global Leaders.


Blog | I usually write about conversations, life lessons, and random topics on Medium
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Random facts about me:

In 2017, I founded ViTAL (previously, Bouvé Innovators), Northeastern's first healthcare innovation hub bringing together students from diverse backgrounds (business, health sciences, engineering, design, public policy, and more) to push the boundaries of healthcare innovation.
Articles on ViTAL
Highlights from ViTAL 2019
I watched over 800+ hours of movies according to Watcha
I founded a nonprofit back in high school to share Global Citizenship Education
In my past life, I was a SAT tutor / college counsellor with perfect score on the SAT and admissions to Ivy Leagues + Top 20 colleges with over $900,000 in merit-based scholarship offers