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Preparing for future health crises

This new global coalition seeks to nurture ideas that use data and analytics to help protect communities against future health emergencies.

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What is The Trinity Challenge?

The Trinity Challenge is a call to action for the world’s best and brightest minds to contribute ideas and innovations that will help the world prepare for the next pandemic. £10 million in awards await the best Challenge teams. Optum is proud to be a founding member. 

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Trinity Challenge (video transcript)

COVID-19 has shown the world must be better prepared to identify, respond to and, recover from global health emergencies.

In response, Dame Sally Davies is bringing together a network of 22 global leaders from the private, public and academic sectors to identify and reward the best thinking to better protect us all.

Do you have a great idea?

A data driven idea that helps us to better identify, respond to and recover from outbreaks, epidemics and pandemics?

Gather your team and join our challenge!

Register at www.thetrinitychallenge.org

Tell us about your ideas and solutions.

We will review all applications with our coalition of members an match the most outstanding with the best support.

Our independent judges will assess the progress made and the solutions with the most potential will receive rewards from a pool of £10 million.

The Trinity Challenge - ensuring we are better protected against health emergencies.

Register at www.thetrinitychallenge.org

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What are the Challenge categories?

The Trinity Challenge welcomes innovation and forward-thinking ideas. To participate, ideas and concepts should address at least one of these three areas.

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Identification

We need to know where outbreaks are likely to occur and why, and to identify interventions to reduce risk.

 

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Response

We need to know what actions are effective — and their societal and economic costs — to reduce transmission and spread.

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Recovery

We need to know how to address the disproportionate health and economic impact of outbreaks and pandemics.

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Details and FAQs

  • The Trinity Challenge is one part of the world’s commitment to be better prepared to identify, respond to and recover from a public health crisis like COVID-19. We are action-oriented, and all efforts are directed toward generating new insights and solutions to protect people worldwide from health emergencies.

    We are committed to supporting the Sustainable Development Goals agenda, the WHO’s target of 1 billion more people better protected from health emergencies, and to strengthening vulnerable health systems. 

     

     

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  • COVID-19 and previous pandemics have shown and forced us to experience the health, social and economic impacts that health emergencies wreak on the world. We need to take action to improve our response to the current pandemic and especially ensure that we are better prepared for next time.

    Together, we can better predict, prevent, respond to and mitigate future health emergencies.

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  • Optum will support Challenge team collaborations by providing a mix of “privileged access” to data, analytical and technical support, and other resources.

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  • To learn more details about The Trinity Challenge, such as who is eligible to apply, the timelines, the judging process and the associated prizes, visit the coalition's website at www.thetrinitychallenge.org.

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Introducing The Trinity Challenge at HLTH 2020

Dan Schumacher, President and Chief Operating Officer at Optum, joined a panel at HLTH 2020 introducing The Trinity Challenge.

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Director-general of the WHO welcomes The Trinity Challenge

Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus shared a welcome message to commemorate the launch of The Trinity Challenge.

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