Lab News

Mynatt to Give Informatics Colloquium Lecture at Indiana University Bloomington | November 25, 2017

Beth will give the Indiana University Informatics Colloquium Lecture next week, Bridging Ubiquitous Computing and Personal Health Informatics to Transform Healthcare. In the talk, she will discuss how healthcare for chronic disease is the dominant cost for many healthcare systems, now and for the foreseeable future. The unique capabilities of pervasive computing technologies have the potential to transform healthcare by shifting care from institutional to home settings, by helping individuals engage in their own care, by facilitating problem solving and decision making, and by creating a network of communication and collaboration channels that extends healthcare delivery to everyday settings. To learn more about the event, click here.

Mynatt to Give Distinguished Lecture at the University of Toronto | November 15, 2017

Beth will give the C.C. "Kelly" Gotlieb Distinguished Lecture next week, Ubiquitous Computing Approaches in Personalized Healthcare. In this talk, she will draw from a number of research projects that integrate computing research, human-centered design, and health management theory to create promising approaches for promoting wellness, supporting behavior change and delivering improved health outcomes. To learn more about the event, click here.

Maia Selected as a 2017 Stanford Rising Star in EECS! | November 6, 2017

Maia was recently selected as a 2017 Stanford Rising Star in EECS. This workshop brings top graduate and postdoc women in EECS together for scientific discussions and informal sessions aimed at navigating the early stages of an academic career. To learn more about this prestigious workshop, click here. Congratulations Maia!

ECL @ AMIA 2017 | November 3, 2017

ECL lab members will be participating at the Workshop on Interactive Systems in Health WISH) at AMIA this year. Jon will present his work on Mobile App Review for Epilepsy Self-Management". For more information, click here. Jessica is presenting a poster on Interactive Systems in Behavioral and Mental Health. The workshop will take place on November 4th in Washington D.C.

Future of Privacy Forum - Bridging Industry and Academia to Tackle Responsible Research and Privacy Practices | October 29, 2017

Jessica has been invited to participate in the Future of Privacy Forum's workshop on responsible research and privacy practices in New York City November 2-3. A partnership with Facebook, Bentley University, and the University of Central Florida, this workshop will bring together over 50 thought leaders from Academia, Government, and Industry to outline research agendas to tackle a diverse set of issues. To learn more about the event, click here. Congratulations Jess!