April 29 – May 1, 2016

MIT Media Lab

@mithackmed #GrandHack

Are you interested in healthcare innovation?

Then this is the event for you!

Join MIT Hacking Medicine for one of the largest health hackathons in the world! This is the weekend to brainstorm and build innovative solutions with hundreds of like-minded engineers, clinicians, designers, developers and business people. Within our three hackathon tracks, there is sure to be a healthcare challenge for everyone!

Chronic Condition Track

Chronic conditions—such as heart disease, mental health, cancer, diabetes, obesity, and arthritis—are among the most common and costly of all health problems. Transform the way these patients manage their health every day.

Healthcare at Home Track

Design solutions to enable patients and patient families to maintain their health and independence comfortably in their homes.

Connected Health Track

Redesign care pathways and patient health management through smarter use of healthcare data.

Gold Sponsors

Blue Sponsors

Prizes, In-Kind, and Media Sponsors

Social Media


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MIT Hacking Medicine12/02/2016 @ 9:09
Happy Holidays from MIT Hacking Medicine!
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MIT Hacking Medicine11/24/2016 @ 13:07
Wishing all our friends, followers, past-participants, sponsors and everyone else in our extended HackMed family a very happy and hacky Thanksgiving! Thank you all for your continued support!
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MIT Hacking Medicine11/21/2016 @ 9:43
Grand Hack 2016 team StartGait needs your help! The team is looking for Parkinson's patients, caregivers, and clinicians to take their survey (link below). In the spirit of iterating based on market feedback, they will use the results from this survey to inform their prototype design and application for NIH SBIR funding.
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MIT Hacking Medicine11/17/2016 @ 17:10
TONIGHT (Nov 17th, 2016) @ 6-9pm at E62-223 MIT Sloan: Adam D’Augelli (Partner at True Ventures) will be speaking on "VC Fundraising and Scaling in Digital Health"
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MIT Hacking Medicine11/07/2016 @ 10:26
20+ industry partners, 300+ mentors and experts, $250K in cash, and one incredible program. PULSE@MassChallenge is transforming healthcare through entrepreneurship. Deadline is November 9: apply today and bring your digital health startup to the next level.

Learn more: http://masschallenge.org/pulse


12/02/2016 @ 6:09
Happy Holidays from MIT Hacking Medicine! We take a look back at 2016 & look forward to 2017& #039;s events here: https://t.co/21HNlSoLVg
11/24/2016 @ 10:46
Wishing all our friends and followers and very Hacky and Happy Thanksgiving! https://t.co/KBr979qCQ9 mithackmed photo
11/21/2016 @ 6:52
Are you a Parkinson's patient, caregiver, or clinician? Grand Hack 2016 team @startgait needs you! Take survey here: https://t.co/gvy3HTC9Mz