NYU Healthcare Makerthon Weekend

An initiative by the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute and the NYU School of Medicine that facilitates the creation of cross-disciplinary teams from around the University to identify and develop solutions to the pressing challenges facing today’s healthcare system. During the Makerthon Weekend, you’ll have the opportunity to ideate and prototype solutions to real-world healthcare challenges identified by practitioners across the NYU community. Teams of NYU students, faculty, researchers, and staff will compete to win over $10,000 in total prizes and advance to Phase III of the NYU Healthcare Makerthon, Venture Support, where they will receive access to coaches and other resources. Progyny CEO Gina Bartasi will be the keynote speaker discussing disrupting the health care buisnes.