Public Health Data Challenge: Submissions Due Today
November 12, 2018
The Public Health Data Challenge deadline is tonight! As your team puts the final touches on your submission, remember to finalize and submit your materials before 11:59 PM EST.
Your submission should consist of a presentation with up to 10 slides on your team’s analysis and recommendations as well as an essay with a maximum of 500 words describing the technical details of your work.
After you’ve submitted your entry, our panel of expert judges will use this rubric to evaluate your submission, including your assessment of the data and any implicit biases.
If you need some inspiration as you’re wrapping up your submission, here are some helpful resources:
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