Welcome to the UNC Center for Health Innovation

Collaborate With Us

CollaborateWe collaborate with outside organizations on a variety of innovations in health care including analytics, technology, payment models, and patient care delivery. Our Digital Health Innovation Sprint is an easy way to engage and get to know us.

Innovate Within UNC

InnovateWe provide funding, advice and support to UNC employees, faculty members and clinicians with innovative ideas or projects. Over the last four years our Innovation Pilot Award program funded over $665,000 for employee teams to test novel ideas at UNC.

UNC AARP Digital Health Innovation Sprint

The UNC Center for Health Innovation and AARP have partnered to launch a second Digital Health Innovation Sprint in the Triangle, NC to develop digital solutions to the problem of medication adherence in patients age 50 and over. The “Sprint” will launch March 2, 2017 with Discovery Day and conclude May 11, 2017 with Demo Day, when teams pitch their ideas and prototypes for a chance to win prize money as well as direct access to incubator programs and other resources designed to support early start-ups.

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