Open Source Software Government Initiative

Open Source Software Government Initiative

Why is software created using taxpayers’ money not released as Free Software? We want legislation requiring that publicly financed software developed for the public sector be made publicly available under
Journal of Citizen Science

Journal of Citizen Science

We publish our anonymously aggregated analyses at the Journal of Citizen Science. So far, we’ve collected over 10 million data points on symptom severity and influencing factors from over 10,000 people.
Crowdsourcing Cures App

Crowdsourcing Cures App

The Crowdsourcing Cures app collects and aggregates data on symptoms, diet, sleep, exercise, weather, medication, and anything else from dozens of life-tracking apps and devices. Then it analyzes this data
National Priorities Initiative

National Priorities Initiative

6 million Jews died in the holocaust. Every decade, 8 million people commit suicide. So, we are experiencing the equivalent of an endless succession of holocausts occurring every decade. In
FDA Mandate Initiative

FDA Mandate Initiative

The FDA's primary mandate should be to maximize human health and safety and opposed to ensuring that no one ever have access to a treatment that may or may not
Open Epidemiology Initiative

Open Epidemiology Initiative

The CDC should provide a simple website where one can enter any non-communicable diseases and see a correlation matrix and longitudinal chart of incidence and prevalence over time.
Outcome Labels Initiative

Outcome Labels Initiative

Data Quantity Data Sources Several types of data are used to derive the Outcome Labels:
Posthumous Health Data Donation by Default

Posthumous Health Data Donation by Default

Over a billion people are suffering from uncured chronic diseases. Medical progress is unacceptably slow due to the costs of research. However, there’s tremendous value in the information contained within
International Biobank Health Data Sharing

International Biobank Health Data Sharing

Numerous health conditions affecting large parts of the population remain under-researched.  As a result, hundreds of millions of people continue to suffer from devasting diseases, such as Alzheimer’s dementia or
Microbiome Optimization Initiative

Microbiome Optimization Initiative

There is likely no other area of medical research with more potential for reducing the suffering of chronic disease than the billions of tiny passengers inside our guts. There is