Harvard Medical School 2024 Mission: Brain Hackathon

Do you know what the Mission Brain Hackathon is?

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Starting on June 28, Harvard Medical School is hosting a global virtual 3-day event in which bright minds from around the world are tasked with finding solutions to address problems in global neurosurgery and expand neurosurgical care to those most in need.

Register as an individual or as a team of 3 people and utilise your experiences and expertise to address global neurosurgical barriers and disparities presented in actual patient cases by working collaboratively.

The hackathon will culminate with pitch presentations judged by a panel of leaders in the fields of neurosurgery, technology, and healthcare innovation. The three top-performing teams will be awarded prizes.


Who can apply?

This event is open to people of all backgrounds (medicine, public health, neuroscience, engineering, business, policy, high school students etc.).

Applications close on Friday, May 10, 2024.


Register here



June 28, 2024 at 8:30am - July 01, 2024