Lab News

ECL Research on Display at IPaT Industry Innovation Day 2019 | April 19, 2019

The 2019 Institute for People and Technology (IPaT)'s Industry Innovation Day focused on agile health and the Everyday Computing Lab was well represented! From expanding AI apps for cancer care journeys to connecting digital self-harm to clinical practice to empowering people with mild cognitive impairment, our research embodies this year's theme. Check out more about the event here

Managed Care Podcast about MyPath | April 7, 2019

Beth recently sat down for an interview with the Managed Care Cast Podcast where she discussed the history and impact of the MyPath app. MyPath uses AI to guide patients' cancer journey. To listen to the interview, click here

Digital Self-Harm in the News | March 23, 2019

The Globe & Mail recently published an opinion piece about the various aspects of digital self-harm and the consequences of it on individuals, families, and communities. Jessica's dissertation work focusing on expanding this definition and connecting it to clinical practice was featured. Congrats Jess!

Beth to Present at AAAS Meeting | February 15, 2019

Today Beth is participating on a panel at AAAS on A New Paradigm for Health Care in the 21st Century along with Amit Sheth and Vijay Chandru and . The AAAS is the world’s largest multidisciplinary scientific society dedicated to advancing science for the benefit of all people. Learn more about the discussion here. Congrats Beth!!

Maia Receives iSchools Dissertation Award! | January 18, 2019

Our own Dr. Maia Jacobs was recently announced as the winner of the 2019 iSchools Doctoral Dissertation Award ! The iSchools Doctoral Dissertation Award recognizes the best iSchool dissertations of the preceding year. Nominations are solicited from all members of the iSchools organization (over 100 institutions worldwide) and judged by an award committee drwan from leading international schools. The Award Committee felt it was timely and important, and lauded its impact in how patients manage their health. Congrats Maia!!