Open Health Data

Welcome to the Open Health Data Portal. This new iniative by the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Tetherless World Constellation is aimed a collecting, categorizing, visualizing, and communicating health-related data as part of our larger effort to create the underlying infrastructure for our next generation health portal. For more information, please contact Professor Deborah L. McGuinness or Professor Joanne S. Luciano.

Last year we kicked off the site with a hackathon to generate some great ideas and prototypes. This was a great event. Please see

See our linked open demos and the data sets containing health content at:

Also see our Population Science Grid project which is a joint effort between the National Cancer Institute, Northwestern University, and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute to cyber-enable population health research. has more details and demos.

Our site is currently under construction -Come back often - more is coming soon.