Danaher Case Competition 2023

Saturday, April 29, 2023
Baltimore, MD


Hosted by
Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
in collaboration with the
Johns Hopkins Graduate

Consulting Club

How can innovation in acute care diagnostics, leveraging big data sets, be used to generate a business model to achieve a measurable and sustainable impact on individual and local health populations?

Case Details

  • Begin with a problem definition:

What problem/unmet need in acute care could benefit from your proposed solution and business model?

  • Define the target population(s):

      Inclusive of diverse ethnic and racial representation

  • Define the measure of effectiveness and value:

      For example: Readmission rates and associated costs of a primary intervention

  • Define the HCP who might consider using the solution:

Why would they want to use it, and how will it benefit the patient/healthcare system?

  • Describe and quantify a potential business model that demonstrates value and drives a sustainable competitive advantage.

  • The outcome should include a solution to address challenges around regulatory reimbursement and adoption.

Important Dates
Applications Open
January 23, 2023
Application Deadline
March 31, 2023
Competition Date
April 29, 2023

About the Danaher Corporation

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Danaher's Life Science companies help advance scientific research and patient care. Our focus on innovation, reliability, and efficiency has led us to become the partner of choice for clinical, research, and industrial customers around the globe.  

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Wherever health care happens, Danaher’s Diagnostics businesses safeguard patient health and improve diagnostic confidence with the most advanced tools and software available.

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Online Learning.

Application Window

Aug.1st - Oct. 5th

  • Form a team of 4-5 people with diverse expertise

  • Free to apply

  • Submit one application per team

Application Opens

January 23, 2023

  • Complete the application via link on top of website page

  • Teams of 3-5 graduate students, with minimum 1 MBA participant is required.

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Application Closes

March 31, 2023 at 5 pm EST

  • Applications will be reviewed by selection committee

  • Teams will be selected for the 1st round - date tbd

  • Top 10 teams selected will go to in-person competition

Case Competition

April 29, 2023

  • Compete in person for a total of $15,000 cash prize 

  • 1st   - $7,500

  • 2nd - $4,750

  • 3rd  - $2,750

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