Penn Health-Tech COVID-19 Collaboration Platform
Penn Health-Tech is rapidly assembling interdisciplinary teams to address emergent unmet needs related to Coronavirus (COVID-19) with technology solutions. Use the links below to submit your COVID-19-related unmet need and breakthrough solution. You can also select a team to join.
Penn Health-Tech will connect you to collaborators.
I. Submit your needs and ideas now
• Solutions must be feasible and time sensitive
• Proposals must be coronavirus-related
Examples include: (1) Home test kits or other point-of-care diagnostics; (2) Washable, reusable face masks; (3) Data solutions for charting, tracking, etc.; (4) Telemedicine tools; (5) Devices to limit staff exposure, i.e. portable vital sign monitoring
II. Join a Team
|Project||Project Description||Team Leader||Apply|
|Point of Care Ultrasound for COVID-19||Rapid, point of care ultrasound to support patient diagnostics||Nova Panebianco|
|Home Testing for COVID-19||Rapid home testing kit development for COVID-19 in collaboration with 4Catalyzer||Rick Bushman
|PPE Decontamination||Evaluating practices for PPE decontamination||Carolyn Wilkinson
|Telemedicine Carts||Telemedicine carts to minimize caregiver COVID exposure||Mike Mullen
|Emergency Ventilators||Supporting surge in ventilator demand by ramping up ventilator capacity and fabrication ventilator parts||Jake Brenner
|Face Masks||Rapidly producible face masks and respirators to support PPE demand||Mohit Prajapati
|Face Shields||Additional PPE protection||Kevin Turner
If you would like to support the Penn Health-Tech COVID-19 initiative, please use the link below.
For more information or to discuss supporting this initiative, please contact the Penn Medicine Development team directly: Sarah Gilmour at email@example.com or (215) 573-9803