BIG Health Concept Submission Form

The BIG Health Consortium™ is currently selecting and prioritizing a series of concepts to be presented. To propose a concept, please complete the form below. You may also download the form here and submit it by email to Malcolm James ( or Marcia Kean (

( * indicates required fields )

* Name:
* Organization/Affiliation:
* Email:
* Phone:
* Concept Title (This title should serve as a brief description of the project):
* Concept Initiator (Please list at least one person or organization who will be in charge of presenting this concept):
* Targeted Team Members (You may list actual individuals or outline the types of organizations that would be needed to successfully complete this project):
* Concept Description:
* Concept Team Goals:
* Concept Timeline:
* Expected Resource Needs:
* Key Words, Diseases/Conditions, etc.:
* How does this concept tie back to the BIG Health Consortium™ vision to link research and care to achieve personalized medicine?:
* Which of the following BIG Health Consortuim™ goals does this concept include? (Please check all that apply):
 Demonstrates how different sectors within the life sciences and/or healthcare can come together in an ecosystem to implement personalized medicine in the real world
 Utilizes the tools, infrastructure, and/or standards of NCI's informatics infrastructure (caBIG®) to implement personalized medicine in the real world
 Illustrates a self-sustaining model for implementing personalized medicine
 Illustrates how clinical care, clinical research, and scientific discovery can be connected in a seamless continuum that speed innovation and benefits patients
* Does this concept touch more than just one group?
* Is this concept multi-institutional?
Please list the potential institutions involved:
* What is the current reach/scope of this concept?
* Does this concept have the capacity to be scalable?
Please list how you might propose it be scaled:
* Is this concept sustainable?
Please list how you would propose sustaining this concept:
Additional Information: