Health Data Visualization Contest Winners

Health Data Visualization Contest Winners

The Health Data Visualization Contest is over and the vote is in! If you missed it, rest easy — there will be more contests!

Without further ado, here are the winners:

1. Dana Ng squeaked into first place with this great static infographic about cancer: Cancer Anyone? The graphic tells a great story, has a good flow, and overall high quality graphic design. Dana will receive a license for Tableau Desktop, a ticket to Strata Conference + Hadoop World, and $500 to help with travel expenses for the conference.

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2. Missing first by just one point, Susie Lu and Anson Chu put together a great interactive (with some chart advice from Bob Monteverde) on USA Health Care Reform and Spending. They will win $200... keep reading

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Back in 2010, I was giving a workshop on interactive data visualization in Lima, PerĂº, discussing whether a dataset has a unique or at least an ideal way to be visualized. For a simple data structure — a list of some hundreds of numbers, for instance — around half of 20 participants were convinced... keep reading

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