Apply to join a team
If you'd like to join or lead a team, please apply here. We would like to emphasize that you can hail from any academic background including but not limited to public health, engineering (all disciplines including computer science, electrical, mechanical, and other engineering), medicine (medical student or resident), business (undergraduate AND graduate), pharmacy, design, and many more. You will have the option to apply as either a team leader or a participant. Our program runs from September to May, but you are welcome to apply out of cycle so that we can contact you later! In special situations, especially motivated teams have been allowed to enter the program mid-cycle.
September 5th, 2019: Project Leader (see below for description) applications due
October 4th, 2019: Problem Day
October 19th, 2019: General Orientation/Last official day to join a Sling team for Fall 2019
April 18th, 2020: Demo Day
Open to: any undergraduate student, graduate student, or resident physician. Experience in the product-design, innovation, and/or leadership is helpful but not required.
Lead: team of 4-7 students in addressing a specific clinical problem through the product design and business planning process, using the Sling Health curriculum as a guide.
Gain: experience leading innovation in the health care space and working with a multi-disciplinary team.
Time commitment: variable/flexible. Typically averaging ~5 hrs/wk, but depends on team's goals and work plan).
Apply here by: September 5th, 2019
Open to: any undergraduate student, graduate student, or resident physician. No prior experience required.
Gain: experience innovating in the health care space and working with a multi-disciplinary team.
Time commitment: variable/flexible. Teams typically meet once a week, and depending on the role can require 1-5 hrs/wk of work outside of these meetings (dictated by the team's goals and work plan).
Apply here by: October 4th, 2019