Press and Articles


New Research Concepts for Lyme Disease Emerge from Lyme Innovation Hackathon, #HackLyme  | October 2017

National Day of Civic Hacking Brings Open Government to the Forefront: Tracking Lyme Disease Through Crowdsourcing and Cryptocurrency | September 2017

National Day of Civic Hacking: Lyme Disease Innovations | September 2017


Lyme Innovation Hackathon Flyer | April 16, 2016

Hacking Lyme Disease | Nancy Dougherty | MassBio | April 5, 2016

Experts Hack for Lyme Disease Solutions in Boston and Berkeley, Bay Area Lyme Foundation Supports the First Hackathon for Lyme Disease to Inspire Innovation | Bay Area Lyme Foundation | PR Newswire | April 19, 2016

Bi-Coastal “Hackathon” Seeks Solutions to Lyme Disease | | April 19, 2016

Lyme Innovation Hackathon MIT 2016 – from I Am Lyme Blog

Lyme Innovation Flyer | June 17-19, 2016

Open Data and Innovation at the National Day of Civic Hacking 2016 | MEGAN SMITH, CECILIA MUÑOZ, KRISTEN HONEY | White House Blog | June 3, 2016

National Day of Civic Hacking, Challenge & Event: Lyme Innovation – from Code For America

Progress in Lyme Disease Badly Needed — Could a “Hackathon” Help? | Paul Sax, MD | NEJM Journal Watch | June 12, 2016

Spaulding’s Dean Center and Leading Experts Collaborate Hold First-Ever Lyme Disease Focused Hackathon, “Lyme Innovation” from Spaulding Rehabilitation Network

Hacking for A Cure: Innovative Scientists Fill Federal Research Gaps – from Huffington Post

Bay Area Lyme Foundation Announces Finalists of “Lyme Innovation” Hackathon – from Bay Area Lyme Blog

Shadick Receives Award of Recognition for Lyme Disease Prevention – from Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Fighting Lyme Disease A Team Sport in Cambridge Competition | Judy Benson| Washington Times / AP | July 11, 2016

Targeting Lyme Disease, Hackathon Teams Aim for Solutions using Big Data, Mobile Technology and more | Tim Sullivan | Harvard Medical School | July 12, 2016

Marathon of Ideas Against Lyme Disease – from Mirror Daily

Bay Area I-Corps Team LymeDot Wins Big – from Bay Area NSF Innovation Corps

FACT SHEET: Data by the People, for the People – Eight Years of Progress Opening Government Data to Spur Innovation, Opportunity, & Economic Growth | Office of the Press Secretary | White House Briefing Room | September 28, 2016

Bay Area Lyme Foundation Highlights its Contribution to Growth of Scientific Lyme Community in 2016 – from Biotechgate 

Evening & Weekend Students Fight Lyme, One Hackathon at a Time | Kim Girard | Haas School of Business, Berkeley | August 20, 2016