Congratulations to all participants!
Grand Prize Winners: Carrot Stick
Team Members: Amit Ringel, Zeke Nierenberg, Kira McCoy, Jamie Matheson
Carrot/Stick is phone-based service that utilizes family and social support to empower smokers to quit. www.carrotstick.me
Team Members: Katie Silvius, Lili Dwight, Rob Carey, Althea Mortensen
Water Buddy liberates older adults from the fear of accidents and the ills of dehydration.
Team Members: Eli Schiff, Viet Trang
PatientSpeak is an app that utilizes waiting room down time as a place where patients can communicate needs to their doctor – at their own pace, in their own language.
Team Members: Cathy Wickham, Heather Wemhoener, David Wemhoener, Dan Alroy, James Dufour
Easy Meal is an open-source app that allows users to find healthy recipes by sorting ingredients – the app makes navigating the grocery store an adventure.
The Informed Patient
Team Members: Jonviea Chamberlain, Yara Youssef, Steve Quann, Diana Satin
The Informed Patient is a mobile app that provides personalized recommendations for preventive care based on a person's demographics.
Healthy And Happy
Team Members: William Tobia, Darlene Freeman, Rick Competiello
Healthy and Happy is a patient portal mobile app that utilizes a unique rewards system to encourage patients to keep track of their health statistics.
Hackathons can inspire innovation and collaboration to improve public health.
Learn more about the results from the first-ever Health Literacy Hackathon [PDF - 1.3 MB]!