Application for nominations for the Roux Prize 2021 is now open. The Roux Prize seeks to place honor on individuals or groups from around the world. These individuals and groups being honored by the organizations must have used health evidence in bold, innovative, and impactful ways.
Are you working in the health sector and want to make meaningful impacts? Do you want to use health evidence in bold, innovative, and impactful ways to improve the quality of life? Then get look forward to the Roux Prize 2021.
The organization was founded in 2013 by David and Barbara Roux. This organization was primarily formed to reward innovation in the application of the disease burden research.
Roux Prize 2021
The Roux Prize recognizes the person who has used health evidence in bold ways to make people healthier and achieve better health standards. Also, they give recognition to those who highlight just what is possible when visionaries use health evidence to change lives
The Roux Prize is in collaboration with the Institute for Health Metric and Evaluation(IHME). This is to enable them to be diagnosing the world’s health problems and identifying solutions to these problems.
The IHME is an independent population health research center at the University of Washington DC medicine that provides rigorous and comparable health problems. The measurement of the world’s most important health problems and evaluate the strategies used to address them is the top aim of the institution.
The Roux Prize is one of the programs that are available at the Institute for Health Metric and Evaluation. Others include GBD [Global Burden of Disease], focus on antiretroviral therapy, efficacy to effectiveness, Salud Mesoamerica initiative, verbal autopsy, the local burden of disease, and U.S. countries drivers of health study.
Roux Prize Award For Saving Lives
Roux prize has come to add value to health workers and their dedication to saving lives. In one of the new releases on their platform, Roux Prize 2021 awards $100,000 to a Malian physician who teaches at the University of Maryland for using health data to save children. Through the comprehensive vaccination program, the Malian physician was able to achieve this.
Using the global burden of disease, injuries, and risk factors study the Roux Prize drew from two widely used summary measures to monitor such changes in the population health.
A prize of $100,000 will be awarded to the winner. This is the prize awarded annually to an individual who has used health evidence in bold ways to make people healthier.
Application For The Roux Prize 2021
The application for the Roux Prize 2021 is the step all interested individuals need to take to become a benefactor. The award benefactor and a founding board member of the institute for health metrics and evaluation and global health research organization at the University of Washington’s school of medicine.
To apply for the Roux Prize 2021 click here. The application for the 2021 edition is currently not available. You can always visit www.healthdata.org for the current updates.
The deadline for application and nominations will close on February 28th, 2021.
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