NJ girl creates app for gastro ailments, wins Apple challenge

Abinaya Dinesh, 15, has been chosen as one of the next-generation promising coders, among the 350 winners of annual ‘WWDC21 Swift Student Challenge’.

NJ girl creates app for gastro ailments, wins Apple challenge

Cupertino (California): Abinaya Dinesh, 15, is passionate about the intersection of medicine and technology — something that became personal for her last year. Today, she has been chosen as one of the next-generation promising coders, among the 350 winners of annual ‘WWDC21 Swift Student Challenge’.

“I went to a gastroenterologist and he diagnosed me with a pelvic floor disorder,” said Dinesh, “but then told me nothing about how I was supposed to get better.”