QuickFire Challenge Series
Johnson & Johnson Nurses Innovate QuickFire Challenge on Mental HealthNurses, have an idea to help improve Mental Health? As part of the overall Johnson & Johnson commitment to supporting frontline healthcare workers, we’re introducing the latest Nurses Innovate QuickFire Challenge – focused on Mental Health. Earn the chance to receive up to $100,000 in grant funding plus mentoring from the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies to help bring your ideas to life.
Johnson & Johnson Nurses Innovate QuickFire Challenge COVID-19 Patient CareSubmissions for the Johnson & Johnson Nurses Innovate QuickFire Challenge in COVID-19 Patient Care are closed. We look forward to announcing awardees in January together with AONL and SONSIEL.
Missed the deadline, but still have a great idea?
Johnson & Johnson Nurses Innovate QuickFire Challenge in OncologyWe’re excited to announce the awardees of the Johnson & Johnson Nurses Innovate QuickFire Challenge in Oncology together with the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS). Learn more about these nurse innovators and their ideas that have the potential to improve oncology care.
Oncology QuickFire Challenge Awardees
These are the awardees with innovative ideas aiming to improve oncology care.
MICAH SKEENS, PhD, RN, CPNP
Micah Skeens, PhD, RN, CPNP, is a Nurse Practitioner at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, and leads a team that developed a mobile application for capturing the entire symptom experience of children with cancer in an interactive and fun interface, enabling personalized interventions and care.
JANET VAN CLEAVE, PhD
Janet Van Cleave, PhD, Assistant Professor at the New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing, is the Principal Investigator for the Electronic Patient Visit Assessment (ePVA©) – a digital health platform for capturing patient-reported symptoms of cancer treatment, enabling real-time interventions and capturing clinical & quality data for reimbursement.
Maternal and Newborn Health QuickFire Challenge Awardees
These are the awardees with innovative ideas aiming to improve maternal and newborn health.
SIGI MARMORSTEIN, RN, PHN, MSN, FNP-BC
Sigi Marmorstein, RN, MSN, PHN, FNP-BC, is the CEO and Founder at BabyLiveAdvice.com, a unique telehealth platform that offers online support and advice from live healthcare providers for expectant mothers and parents.
NICOLE LINCOLN, MSN, RN, APRN-BC, CCRN
Nicole Lincoln, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, CCNS , Advisor for Breegi Scientific, Inc. and Senior Manager of Nursing Innovations at Boston Medical Center, assisted in the development of the Neonatal Intensive Care Incubator (NICI™), the world's first affordable, scalable, all-in-one neonatal intensive care incubator with a disposable housing.
Perioperative QuickFire Challenge Awardees
These are the awardees that aimed at improving perioperative care through their innovative ideas.
DEBBIE KANTOR, APRN
Debbie Kantor, APRN contributed to Florida-based Hero Medical to help create the HERO Bandage. This simple one-piece wound care dressing for the head, limb or digits, is designed for improved self-care and monitoring of chronic wounds.
CHAO HSING YEH, PhD, RN
Johns Hopkins-based Chao Hsing Yeh, PhD, RN developed a nurse-led innovation called Wireless Auricular Point Stimulation (APS). This treatment based on traditional Chinese medicine acupuncture provides an adjunct non-invasive, self-administered, and nonpharmacological treatment.
Nurses Innovate QuickFire Challenge Awardees
These are the awardees that shared their novel concepts, protocols, screenings, treatment approaches and device ideas that have the power to change human health.
LAUREN WRIGHT, MSN, AGNP-BC
Lauren Wright, MSN, AGNP-BC, is the CEO and Founder at The Natural Nipple, an innovative solution that improves maternal and child health outcomes by supporting prolonged breastfeeding. She is also a PhD candidate at the University of South Florida.
ABBY HESS, APRN, DNP
Abby Hess, APRN, DNP, invented a video game app that helps children relax and prepare for surgery. She is a nurse practitioner, researcher, and inventor in the Department of Anesthesiology at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital.