2023 Johns Hopkins Healthcare Design Competition Winners!

April 19, 2023


This past weekend, the final round of the 2023 Johns Hopkins Healthcare Design Competition took place. We received 120+ applications from 50+ Universities all over the world. From those applications, 8 teams from each track advanced to the final round to present to judges specializing in each track. The first place winners received $5,000 and second place winners received $2,500.


Please congratulate the winners!


Winners of the Advanced Health Track:

1st Place: Sonura – University of Pennsylvania – Tifara Boyce, Gabriela Cano, Gabriella Daltoso, Sophie Ishiwari 

2nd Place: PeriScope – Johns Hopkins University – Justin Opfermann 


Winners of the Global Health Track:

1st Place: Team Test TSH – Rice University – Alison Maniace, Vanshika Jhonsa, Alex David, Margaret Li, Elise Erickson 

2nd Place: Smile-geist – Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) – Atkia Atia, Md. Iftekharul Haque Fahim


Winners of the Digital Health Track:

1st Place: Korion Health – University of Pittsburgh – Anna Li, Akshaya Anand, Julia Dreifus, Joe Tharayil, Galen Kirkpatrick, Andrew Nguyen, Kailey Davies, Nick Chen, Nidhi Vedati, Amber James

2nd Place: Locaze – Johns Hopkins University – Sagar Rastogi, Kedar Krishnan, Emma Anderson, Siddhi Date, Ataes Aggarwal, Viraaj Reddi

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