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Lyme Innovation

The Lyme Innovation initiative aims to accelerate innovation in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of tick-borne diseases through the development of next-gen technologies, interdisciplinary collaborations, and data-driven innovations for tick-borne

The Lyme Innovation initiative aims to accelerate innovation in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of tick-borne diseases through the development of next-gen technologies, interdisciplinary collaborations, and data-driven innovations for tick-borne diseases.


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Mission

The Lyme Innovation initiative aims to accelerate innovation in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of tick-borne diseases through the development of next-gen technologies, interdisciplinary collaborations, and data-driven innovations for tick-borne diseases.

Our Values

  • RESPECT: Everyone is valued
  • INNOVATION: Shifting the paradigm. Finding a better way
  • HONESTY/INTEGRITY: Find the truth. Tell the truth
  • EXCELLENCE: Quality, real-world evidence underlies decision making
  • COMPASSION: Finding solutions to relieve suffering
  • COLLABORATION: Work with citizens and patients, as equal partners
  • ACCOUNTABILITY: The buck stops here

Our Value Added

  • Create a sense of urgency
  • Attract new leaders to the field
  • Leverage resources from all sectors
  • Attract and unlock external, private capital
  • Increase collaboration and stakeholder engagement
  • Improve the customer experience (CX) 
  • De-risk commercialization
  • Expedite commercialization

Focus areas

  • Prevention and education
  • Next-generation diagnostics
  • Customer-experience (CX) to listen, learn, and prioritize innovation projects, together

Blog Posts and Ways to Learn More

The Lyme Innovation “TOP Health” Teams in 2020

The Power of Lyme Innovation: One Year of Progress

Lyme Innovation Roundtable Highlights and Next Steps

Deep Dive on “TOP Health”: Data + Technology + Innovation for Lyme Disease

“TOP Health” Tech Sprint Unleashes the Power of Open Data and AI

Lyme Innovation Roundtable

The HHS Office of the CTO announces a “Lyme Innovation” initiative

LymeX

A public-private partnership between the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation to accelerate innovation in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of Lyme and tick-borne diseases
Content created by Office of the Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Content last reviewed on July 16, 2020