WEGO Health Awards

Recognizing Patient Leaders

The WEGO Health Awards were created to recognize and honor those making a difference in the online health community. It provides community members the opportunity to thank and support the Patient Leaders who are working to build a more human-centered healthcare system. 

Award winners will be honored during a presentation and reception at HLTH, and also play an active role in contributing insights during the conference.

Win a Trip to HLTH

Winners will receive a prize pack valued at over $7,000 which includes airfare and accommodations to be a featured Patient Leader during HLTH. See below for more details on the 2019 Prize Pack.

Winning the WEGO Health Awards provided me with the recognition that my time and efforts were being noticed and beginning to have an impact on the way Patient Leaders are viewed by the larger healthcare organizations and conferences.

– Amanda Greene, 2018 Healthcare Collaborator Winner

Announcing the Winners, Prize Pack & Live Celebration

The winners of the 2019 WEGO Health Awards will be announced during the virtual celebration September 18th- 20th, 2019. This online celebration with span across all social media platforms, allowing Patient Leaders from across the globe to participate.

The winners will then be invited to an in-person honorary celebration at HLTH on Monday, October 28, from 7:30-9:30pm.

Winners will receive a prize pack valued at over $7,000 which includes:

  • Airfare and accommodations to the HLTH Conference in Las Vegas, NV

  • WEGO Health Awards presentation & reception at the HLTH Conference

  • Personalized WEGO Health Awards plaque

  • Opportunity to share your patient expertise on patient panels, roundtables and Table Talks with other industry leaders at the HLTH Conference

  • Participate as social media ambassadors in the lead up to the conference and live during the event

  • Compensated 2020 WEGO Health Patient Leader Advisory Board member

Winning my award gave me a chance to collaborate with various industry leaders and level up my advocacy. Without WEGO Health, I might not have made these connections myself.

– Justin Birckbichler, 2018 Hilarious Patient Leader Winner