The Knight News Challenge accelerates media innovation by funding breakthrough ideas in news and information.

Inspiration

The inspiration phase is an opportunity for all of us to share things that inspire us or inform our thinking about health and health data. Check out the Missions on the left as a starting point, and post your inspirations.

We're now in the Entries phase, so head on over there to submit your idea for potential funding, comment on other people's submissions, or look for opportunities to collaborate. 

Missions:

Contribution list

Tracking Food poisoning and Pin pointing the source of it remains a incredible challenge.What if we can leverage Location based information from mobile devices of affected individuals to intuitively  identify and track the source of food poisoning?

Tracking Food poisoning and Pin pointing the source of it remains a incredible challenge.What if we can leverage Location based information from mobile devices of affected individuals to intuitively identify and track the source of food poisoning?

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We imagine a platform that records medications, efficacy, side effects and genetics.  Users will receive alerts about risk for any drug or genetic interactions, clinical trials and recalls. These data will be mined to enable personalized medicine.

We imagine a platform that records medications, efficacy, side effects and genetics. Users will receive alerts about risk for any drug or genetic interactions, clinical trials and recalls. These data will be mined to enable personalized medicine.

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