Shark Tank 2017

Friday, January 13, 2017

Now accepting applications for mHealth proposals that reduce health disparities, globally or in the US.  The team with the winning pitch will get exclusive access to content experts, consulting hours with software engineers and business/startup consultants, and a $1000 cash prize.

To be eligible for this competition you must be a Duke student, faculty or staff member, or affiliate. Faculty/staff teams are encouraged to have at least one member of the team be a Duke student and teams that include one or more Duke students will be considered more competitive. Additionally, your idea must:

  • Use mHealth and/or digital technology (mobile apps, sensors/wearables, data analytics, decision support tools, etc.).
  • Aim to address health disparities, including mental health or disease prevention or health promotion.
  • Be intended for use by individuals (patients, consumers) and/or the health care providers in the service of patient care.

Applications are due Friday, February 17th by 5pm to mHealthatDuke@gmail.com