Healthcare Case Competitions

 Kellogg School of management honorable mention
Kellogg “CDGSS” earned honorable mention in the 2015 Biotech & Healthcare Case Competition. Participants Clement Pimor (AbbVie), Jeff Darragh, Morgan Clyburn, Grant Senyei, Greg Shipman and Tim Calkins (Kellogg) Photo © Jennifer Whitley

2016 Kellogg Biotech & Healthcare Case Competition

The 13th annual Kellogg Biotech & Healthcare Case Competition, sponsored by AbbVie, will be held on Saturday, January 23, 2016.

The 2016 competition will feature a challenging healthcare case. Teams from business schools around the world are welcome to apply to participate. Top prize will be $5,000.

Applications are due in December. Complete details and the application form will be available on this website by October 1st.

In 2015, Poets & Quants included the Kellogg Biotech and Healthcare Case Competition in its list of 20 Top Global Business School Case Competitions.

The 2015 competition featured a case about the launch of Amgen’s new PCSK9 molecule, evolocumab. Ten teams competed in the event, from schools including the MIT Sloan School of Management, the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, the Haas School of Business at University of California, Berkeley, Columbia Business School and Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. 

A team from Chicago Booth won the competition, with a compelling presentation that featured strong analysis and strategic thinking. A team from Haas won the event in 2014. You can read more about the 2015 competition here.

2015 Business School Alliance for Health Management (BAHM) Case Competition
April 18, 2015

2015 Biotech & Healthcare Case Competition
January 24, 2015

2014 Biotech & Healthcare Case Competition   
January 25, 2014

2013 Biotech & Healthcare Case Competition
sponsored by AbbVie
January 26, 2013

2012 Biotech & Healthcare Case Competition
sponsored by AbbVie
January 21, 2012
The 11 student teams were tasked with implementing a point-of-care HIV diagnostic test for infants in Africa. They presented their recommendations Jan. 21 to five judges from contest sponsor Abbott Laboratories.

1st Annual MBA Health Services Case Competition
sponsored by Davita
April 30, 2011

2010 CHEST Foundation Case Competition  
Sponsored by the Larry and Carol Levy Social Entrepreneurship Lab and Kellogg’s Health Enterprise Management Program, in partnership with the CHEST Foundation, American Diabetes Association and Medtronic. The event challenged Kellogg and Northwestern students to develop practical business models to improve diabetic patient outcomes.
May 11, 2010

2009 CHEST Foundation Case Competition
Co-sponsored by Kellogg and the philanthropic arm of the American College of Chest Physicians, challenged groups of Kellogg and other Northwestern students to produce an entrepreneurial solution to a public health problem.
May 12, 2009


Chicago Biomedical Consortium (CMC)