Big Ideas: A Data-Driven Innovation Competition

The Institute for Informatics (I2) and the Healthcare Innovation Lab (the Lab) are pleased to announce a new Big Ideas Program “spin-off” competition to support and accelerate informatics and care delivery innovations aimed at preventing the spread of COVID-19 in the community and mitigating negative clinical outcomes for COVID-19 patients.

The Big Ideas Program is open to the Washington University School of Medicine and BJC HealthCare communities to support novel and innovative projects that are clinically relevant, technically feasible, and operationally sustainable. Annually, the program provides an opportunity for collaborative clinical, operational and research teams to develop innovations in informatics and healthcare delivery.

Applicants may request up to $50,000 in grant funding.

The deadline to submit a completed full application is October 9, 2020.

For more information, deadlines, and ideas, please visit the Big Ideas website.