Tag: contests


NSF Call for White Papers on Unmet Medical Needs

July 15, 2010

For any of you who are working on projects that address unmet medical needs, here is an announcement about a new competition, with three $15,000 prizes. Dear Self Quantifiers, I would like to spread the word about an upcoming competition NSF Partnerships for Innovation program in the Sacramento area (information is posted below). It is…


Health Data Mojo – 1 App, 1 Tool, 2 Challenges

June 4, 2010

What do you get when you mashup open health data, government officials, and app developers? A “river of mojo” for health innovation. These are the words of Todd Park, CTO of HHS, who recently instigated the release of several government health datasets for public analysis. Park revved up the audience at the sold-out Community Health…