CureDAO is a global laboratory where the 7 billion human “natural experiments” revealing the effects of various factors on human health and happiness are conducted.
It’s an experiment to determine if a new model for clinical research using real-world data can more effectively reduce the global burden of chronic illness.
It’s an experiment to see if a new economic model called Collaborationism can reward the creation of open-source “public goods” and overcome the failures of Capitalism and Communism.
It’s an experiment to determine if a direct democracy can produce better results than traditional hierarchical command and control organizations.
Given the unprecedented nature of such a project, each working group will be constantly experimenting with new ways to execute this mission. We recognize the importance of using real-world evidence in the mission of improving human health. Execution within the working groups should take the same data-driven approach to execute their area of the overall mission.
Accordingly, the organization is composed of three primary components
As an open and permissionless organization, anyone has the right to earn their Citizenship through the contribution of labor or resources. In exchange, the Citizen Scientist will receive CureDAO tokens granting full governance rights over the actions of DAO Lab Staff.
Citizens may participate in:
Lab Staff comprises the Laboratory working groups who carry out the will of the DAO. Citizens can apply to join Laboratories based on their experience or expertise. Laboratories may elect Lab Managers, who are responsible for coordinating between Laboratory Technicians. Laboratories may decide to create incentives for their Citizen Scientists in a variety of forms, including paying them for services or creating bounties.
In cases where Lab Staff are paid, Citizens may choose to compensate them with any of the following:
The initial Laboratories will be created to carry out the following primary functions:
Service providers provide services to CureDAO, such as:
CureDAO will contract service providers and pay for their services with any of the following: