From the International Medical Informatics Association

e-Health 2013 Apps Challenge (Canada): Enter by March 27

168COACH and the organisers of the e-health 2013 conference announce the return of the Apps Challenge. This innovation challenge will engage students in health informatics and other related academic programs, as well as other emerging professionals (defined as having worked for less than 5 years in the e-Heath industry), in:

  • Undertaking real life design and development projects
  • Engaging with a top level network of HI professionals leading e-Health in Canada
  • Building a community and future generation of innovators.

Full details of the challenge – how to enter, who is eligible, and what you need to do – are at

The e-Health 2013 Apps Challenge Theme is “Healthcare Apps Today: Putting the Future in the Hands of Consumers!” Applications are to be provided by email with accompanying paper and application form, to be sent to the e-Health 2013 Conference Manager by March 27, 2013.

The “Battle of the Apps” will take place on 28 May at the e-Health 2013 conference ( in Ottawa, Canada – winners will be announced on 29 May at the closing plenary.

January 17, 2013 Posted by | award, Canada, conference | , , , | Leave a comment