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HITLAB is an impact-first organization headquartered in New York City that offers digital health research, teaching, and advisory services to improve healthcare delivery worldwide.

The team includes public health professionals, statisticians, entrepreneurs, clinicians, engineers, economists, strategists, designers, and anthropologists determined to address healthcare needs across the globe. HITLAB works with a wide variety of stakeholders in both the public and private sectors to design and disseminate studies, programs, and products that shape the future of digital health.

HITLAB is committed to accelerating the diffusion of digital health impact through education across communities and continents.

Our Partner Organizations

HITLAB has partnered with a broad range of leading organizations including the City of New York, Novartis, Google, Johnson & Johnson, Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, Express Scripts, AARP, Novo Nordisk, Techstars, and the United Nations.

HITLAB Innovators Summit and HITLAB World Cup

The HITLAB Innovators Summit brings together leaders in public health, medicine, technology, venture capital, and design to discuss health issues and solutions in a live event. The Summit offers a series of carefully curated talks, panels, and collaboration opportunities to engage the most creative minds in health and technology.

The HITLAB World Cup, our longest-running open innovation challenge, strives to make healthcare smarter and more intuitive by improving delivery, access, and outcomes through an international competition. This event identifies and supports innovators who help patients around the world manage, understand, and utilize quality healthcare. Past winners have gone on to raise over $70 million in follow-on funding and launch commercially viable products that are transforming lives. Applicants are judged on the following criteria: impact, innovation, sustainability, and feasibility. Our 2017 HITLAB World Cup, sponsored by Novo Nordisk, featured $75K in total prizes for voice-activated technology in diabetes care startups.


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