MAY 20 MAY 20
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Begins in April, Ends in June

Design Thinking Medicine Challenge

The Design Thinking Medicine Challenge

Creative Problem-Solving Barriers to Health and Wellness

The Design Thinking Medicine Challenge is an opportunity for San Francisco Bay and surrounding area undergraduates to come together, learn about the Design Thinking principles, and apply them to a challenge threatens the health and wellness of a community in the Bay Area. 

Competitors will be organized into teams who will attend five sessions culminating in a competition to design the best solution to the health or wellness challenge. 

Using Desing Thinking principles, each team will create and present their solution to a panel of judges and a healthcare consumer or employee. 

Participants must be able to attend ALL sessions. Each session is held from 9am - 1pm on the Stanford Medicine campus on the following dates:

  • April 28, 2018
  • April 29, 2018
  • May 5, 2018
  • May 6, 2018
  • May 19, 2018 (Team gathering and preparation)
  • May 20, 2018 - Design Thinking Medicine Challenge

Participant registration ends on April 13, 2018. This opportunity is open to all undergraduates in the San Francisco Bay and surrounding area. Stanford affiliation is not a requirement for participation.

This competition is free. Registration to attend the Design Challenge on May 20th will be open to the public. Attendee registration will open on May 1, 2018.

Location and Registration Information

Stanford University School of Medicine
291 Campus Dr.
Palo Alto, CA 94305