2018 Milbank Memorial Fund and AcademyHealth State and Local Innovation Prize

January 25, 2018

Throughout the US, states and local governments are taking innovative steps using data to improve the health of their communities. To draw attention to these efforts, the Milbank Memorial Fund and AcademyHealth are recognizing an individual, team, or project that has developed or used data in order to achieve measurable impact on:

  1. Health of their populations;
  2. Responsiveness, efficiency, and quality of public programs, and/or
  3. Overall performance of delivery systems in their state.

The recipient(s) of this inaugural award will be recognized on the main stage at the 2018 Health Datapalooza.

Nominations are now being accepted. Nominators may self-nominate or nominate an individual, team, or project.

Nomination Deadline: March 6, 2018

Examples of efforts eligible for this award include, but are not limited to those that:

How are nominations judged?

Nominate a State or Local Health Innovator  (or self-nominate)