GE: Health Visualizer

Published on May 28, 2009

Editor's Pick

For GE’s Health Imagination initiative, Ben Fry as head of Seed Media's Phyllotaxis Lab, created this tool to visualize health stats. Based on a database of 14 million patients, users can compare demographics, risk factors and diseases to parse out the biggest health problems facing Americans today.

Fry created the tool with Processing, a language he developed with UCLA’s Casey Reas.

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May 28, 2009
General Electric
Phyllotaxis Lab
Ben Fry

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