The 2020 Yale Healthcare Hackathon will be focusing on Social Determinants of Health, encouraging participants to focus on problems such as:
-Environmental impact on health
-Medical-legal partnerships; access to justice
-Access to behavioral and mental health
A Healthcare Hackathon is an event in which people with diverse perspectives such as clinicians, engineers, designers, software developers, business people, students, community members and patients come together in an intense, fun-filled, three-day weekend to develop and build solutions that could address challenges facing healthcare today. Participants will form teams, collaborate within a limited time frame, and focus on a specific problem or idea in healthcare to come up with innovative ideas and solutions.
Hackathon Award Amounts
Grand Prize: $2,500.00
Audience Choice: $750.00
InnovateHealth Yale Prize for Public Health Innovation: $1,000.00
Sustainable Health Initiative Prize for Global Health Innovation: $1,000.00
For more information and to submit your application, click here.