The largest health hackathon on the West Coast held at Stanford University

health++ is a two-day event that will bring together 300 engineers, designers, business experts, and healthcare professionals for a weekend of ideating, designing, and building for affordability in healthcare both domestically and globally.

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Prizes

$9,250 in prizes

Grand Prize

($2000) Grand Prize awarded to top team at health++

Runner-Up Chronic Disease Track

($1000) Awarded to the Grand Prize runner-up in the Chronic Disease Track

Mental Health Track Prize

($1000) Awarded to the Grand Prize runner-up in the Chronic Disease Track

Global Health Track Prize

($1000) Awarded to the Grand Prize runner-up in the Chronic Disease Track

Best Automation Hack with UiPath

Build an automation hack using UiPath! Each winning team member will receive a UiPath/MLH Branded Backpack and an opportunity to interview for a UiPath Internship in 2020 with high recommendation!

Best Use of Google Cloud

Build your hackathon project with a suite of secure storage, powerful compute, and integrated data analytics products provided by Google Cloud. See full list of products here: g.co/cloud. Each winning team member will receive a Google Home Mini.

Best Domain Registered with Domain.com

Register a domain using domain.com/mlh during the weekend. Each team may submit one entry per person on the team. Each winning team member will receive a Domain.com branded backpack.

Alix Venture Private Sessions — Finalist (8)

All finalist teams will private sessions with Alix Ventures to discuss further pursuit and development of projects developed during the hackathon.

Brainstorm Lab Private Sessions - Mental Health Winner

The winner of the mental health track (Grand Prize Awardee if it is a Mental Health project or Mental Health Track Runner Up) will receive a private session with the Brainstorm Lab (Directed by Panelist Dr. Nina Vasan) to discuss further pursuit and development of projects developed during the hackathon.

Best Understanding of an Unmet Need

($500) Awarded to the team who demonstrates the best understanding and approach to solving a previously unmet or undermet need, from Stanford Biodesign

Best SEMI Power in Hand Solution (2)

($500 per team) Awarded for best solution that uses mobile technology to improve the safety of women in LMICs

Best SEMI Paper to Pixel Solution

($1000) Awarded for best solution for converting paper based health information into actionable electronic data sets

Best Global Oncology HPV Solution

($500) Awarded for best solution to develop preventative measures and increase awareness about HPV and its associated cancers

Runner Up Global Oncology HPV Solution

($250) Awarded for runner up solution to develop preventative measures and increase awareness about HPV and its associated cancers

Best Use of MongoDB Atlas

Build a hack using MongoDB Atlas for the opportunity to win AirCharge Plus power banks!

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Judges

Anoop Rao

Anoop Rao
Clinical Instructor, Pediatrics - Neonatal and Developmental Medicine

Oliver Aalami

Oliver Aalami
Clinical Associate Professor, Surgery - Vascular

Dave Prakash

Dave Prakash
Aerospace Physician, VP Clinical AI at Anthem

Kamal Obbad

Kamal Obbad
CEO and Co-founder, Nebula Genomics

Judging Criteria

  • Creativity and Originality
  • Technical Difficulty
  • Impact
  • Design
  • Affordability