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Rural Health Innovation Weekend


What is Rural Health Innovation Weekend?

The OSU Center for Health Systems Innovation is proud to host a weekend event that will provide aspiring entrepreneurs from all professions the opportunity to work together to solve complex problems and bring innovative ideas to life that are focused on rural healthcare.

The purpose of this event is to gather people from different backgrounds to work together on developing new services or products that will benefit rural healthcare.

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General Information:


The Rural Health Innovation Weekend will take place at ConocoPhillips OSU Alumni Center.
201 ConocoPhillips OSU Alumni Center, Stillwater, OK 74078


Keynote Speakers:

We will kickoff the weekend with Dr. Steve North, accomplished rural health innovator and national telemedicine expert, followed by Marie Moran, Stanford University trained design thinking consultant with clients including Boeing, Google, 3M, and healthcare entities. Read more about them here.


The cost of the event is $50.00. The fee is waived for all student participants. The fee includes food provided through out the weekend and fun swag for the participants.


You can view the agenda for the weekend here.


RHIW thanks the Center for Executive and Professional Development (CEPD) for managing our registration! If you have not attended a CEPD event before, you will be asked to set up an account as part of enrollment. For assistance with registration call CEPD at 405-744-5208 or 866-678-3933. Online Registration

Online Registration

Hotel Accommodation:

If you need to book a hotel in Stillwater for the weekend, we recommend choosing the Best Western Cimarron. We have a block of rooms reserved here. The group rate is guaranteed if you book by October 4th. Please call the hotel at (405)-372-2878 and reference our group: Center for Health Systems Innovation. Both single and double rooms are available for the weekend.

Sponsorship Opportunities:

Interested in sponsoring the event? Sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact us!

Judging and Prize Money:

Each team will present their solution on Sunday.  Judges will select first, second and third place winners. First place will be awarded $3,000. Second place will be awarded $2,000.  Third place will be awarded $1,000.



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For more information:

Oklahoma State University Center for Health Systems Innovation
1111 W. 17th Street
Tulsa, OK 74107
Phone: 918-582-1972