Friday, June 17, 2016
Online Contest Management Will Make Health Solutions a Reality
Who do you think will win? If you had the skills to create something that could make an impact in the medical world, would you? The AMA Healthier Nation Innovation Challenge has been looking for bright minded medical students, residents, and physicians to help shape the world of medicine and as of May 31st, the top 5 finalists were chosen through the online contest software. After the judges picked from over 117 outstanding entries, they chose these 5 finalists: • Blindness Prevention in the Palm of Your Hand • SimX: Augmented Reality Medical Simulation • Twiage: Accelerating Life-Saving Care • Light Line Catheter • Web-based Test Technology to Detect and Diagnose Eye Disease For more information on each of the finalists and their projects, check them out here. Now that those 5 finalists have been chosen, their next step is to present their proposals at the AMA Healthier Nation Innovation Challenge event on June 11th.