RWFJ Opioid Challenge (register by March 22nd)
Can you create technology enabled tools to help support and connect individuals affected by opioid addiction?
INNOVATE FOR THOSE AFFECTED BY OPIOID ADDICTION
Phase I Deadline: March 22nd, 2018 at 11:59 PM ET.
In October 2017, the opioid crisis was declared a national public health emergency. The rate of opioid addiction has skyrocketed over the last 5 years, resulting in tens of thousands of deaths and millions of patients addicted to prescription opioids.The impact of drug misuse is significant not only on patients, but also on their families, friends and the healthcare system at large.
The RWJF Opioid Challenge is calling on you to help support and connect those affected by opioid addiction with innovative solutions.
Whether you have an existing solution, or an idea for one, the challenge is open to all. The prize pool includes a total of $100,000 and an opportunity to demo live at the 12th Annual Health 2.0 Fall Conference, so don’t miss out! Phase I applications are now open!
Read about the challenge & Pre-register today to receive the Phase I final submission form – it only takes a minute!