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

Schedule

Friday

Time
Event
5:30 PMRegistration Opens
7:00 PMOpening Events
8:00 PMBreak into Tracks
8:15 PMProblem Pitching
9:00 PM - 10:30 PMTeam Formation & Mingling
10:30 PMEnd of Day 1

Location: MIT Media Lab, 6th Floor

Saturday

Time
Event
8:00 - 9:00 AMCheck-in & Breakfast
9:00 AMDay 2 Kickoff
9:50 AMBreak into Tracks
10:00 AMTeam Pitches
11:00 AMFinal Team Formation & Hacking
12:00 PMLunch
12:00-7PMHacking
5:00 PMDinner
5:30-7:30 PMPulse checks
7:30 PMEnd of Day 2

Location: MIT Media Lab, 6th Floor

 Sunday

Time
Event
8:00 - 9:00 AMBreakfast
9:00 - 9:10 AMDay 2 Recap & Logistics
9 AM - 12 PMHacking & Practice Pitches
12:00 PMLunch
1:30 - 3:30 PMFinal presentations
3:30 - 4 PMJudges Deliberate & Team Close-Out
4:00 PMAwards & Closing Ceremony
5:00 PMEnd of Grand Hack 2016

Location: MIT Media Lab, 6th floor

Judges

Chronic Conditions

Shirley Bergin

Shirley Bergin

Partner, Chief Operating Officer, TEDMED

Dave deBronkart

Dave deBronkart

ePatient Dave

Jane Rhodes, PhD, MBA

Jane Rhodes, PhD, MBA

Senior Director of New Initiatives, Biogen

Fabio Gratton

Fabio Gratton

Founder & Chief Alcheimst, Alchemy Factory

Murali Doraiswamy, MD

Murali Doraiswamy, MD

Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University

Healthcare at Home

Ayesha Khalid, MD, MBA

Ayesha Khalid, MD, MBA

Clinician Director, Yale Center for Biomedical Interventional Technology (CBIT)

Jennifer Lum

Jennifer Lum

Co-Founder, Adelphic

Başak Özer, MBA

Başak Özer, MBA

Founder & President, Spica Partners

Russell Dubner, MBA

Russell Dubner, MBA

CEO, Edelman (US)

Alexandra Drane

Alexandra Drane

Co-Founder, Engage with Grace & Seduce Health

Connected Health

Jascha Franklin-Hodge

Jascha Franklin-Hodge

Chief Information Officer, City of Boston

Babak Movassaghi, MSc, PhD, MBA

Babak Movassaghi, MSc, PhD, MBA

VP/GM Boston Innovation Center, Flex, Inc.

Julie Yoo, MS, MBA

Julie Yoo, MS, MBA

Chief Product Officer, Co-Founder, Kyruus

Arnaub Chatterjee, MPA

Arnaub Chatterjee, MPA

Director of Data Science & Partnerships, Merck

Edward Chung, MD

Edward Chung, MD

Chief Medical Information Officer, Healthshare, InterSystems

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MIT Hacking Medicine08/17/2016 @ 17:35
An inspiration for interactive design... Check out "Forest Friends" at the Wexner Medical Center at the Ohio State University. Also love the term "Positive Distraction," especially for a peds ward: https://vimeo.com/141066046 - more details here: http://www.potiondesign.com/project/forest-friends
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This is "Forest Friends" by potiondesign on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.
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MIT Hacking Medicine08/17/2016 @ 17:26
In case you haven't heard the news, we're heading to Ireland for BioPharma Ambition in Dublin, Ireland from September 16 –18, with prizes totaling €6,000 !

Registration, Agenda and Details: http://bit.ly/BioPharmaHackIE
Theme: Improving the Patient Experience from Bench to Bedside
Place: DCU Alpha – DCU’s standalone Innovation Campus in Glasnevin
Prizes:
1st - €3,000
2nd - €2,000
3rd - €1,000
The prize giving ceremony for our winning team will take place in the Mansion House Dublin on Wednesday 21st September at the BioPharma Ambition delegate dinner.
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MIT Hacking Medicine06/05/2016 @ 9:46
Don't forget to sign up for the Lyme Innovation Hackathon coming up on June 17-19 (Friday, 9am till Sunday, 12pm) to help solve critical prevention, diagnostic, and treatment and rehabilitation challenges facing the Lyme disease field. Details and registration here: http://lymeinnovation.org/upcoming-events . Prizes include: $5,000 in seed funding, followed by $5,000-25,000 in grants to make the ideas a reality.
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MIT Hacking Medicine05/22/2016 @ 14:48
This should be an inspiration to hackers of medicine everywhere! And it features MIT Hacking Medicine friend, Dana M. Lewis, who spoke at our #HackMed Health House at SXSW earlier this year.
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MIT Hacking Medicine05/21/2016 @ 12:00
Check out this video and register now to help hack Lyme Disease at the Lyme Innovation Hackathon:
- June 17-19, Microsoft New England (NERD) Center, Cambridge, MA
- Register: http://lymeinnovation.org/upcoming-events/
- Prizes include: $5,000 in seed funding, followed by $5,000-25,000 in grants to make the ideas a reality.
- Full agenda here: http://bit.ly/HackLyme2016agenda
- Video: https://youtu.be/kFsBdcC0j2o
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Lyme Innovation: June 17-19, 2016
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Three Day Hackathon: June 17-19, 2016 Microsoft Nerd Center, Cambridge, MA Apply & learn more: www.lymeinnovation.org Roll up your sleeves and get ready to t...
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