This is happening in less than one hour! I’ll send a link to the webcast after confirming with the speaker.
> On Apr 26, 2018, at 14:53, Samantha Dolan <sdola...@uw.edu> wrote: > > Please join us for the Change Seminar next week on Tuesday 5/1/2018 in EEB > 037. > > Who: Dr. Dror Ben-Zeev, Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at UW > What: Mobile Health (mHealth) and the re-imagining of treatment for Serious > Mental Illness. > When: Tuesday, May 1st, 12-1pm > Where: EEB 037 > > Abstract: Dr. Dror Ben-Zeev will provide an overview of recent advancements > in the field of mHealth and examine how mobile devices and telecommunication > infrastructure can be harnessed to support illness detection, prevention, and > care of people with severe psychopathology in outpatient and inpatient > settings. He will present findings from several of his group’s studies which > involve the use of both cutting edge technologies (e.g., multi-modal > smartphone sensing for relapse detection, multi-media intervention apps for > illness management) as well as novel uses of existing but simpler > technologies (e.g. texting between clinicians and patients) in an effort to > improve patient outcomes. Dr. Ben-Zeev will describe the lessons his team > learned from conducting multiple mHealth initiatives with complex patients in > real-world settings. He will outline his vision for effective, realistic, and > sustainable mHealth for mental health in the years ahead. > > Bio: Dror Ben-Zeev, PhD, is a Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences > at the University of Washington and licensed Clinical Psychologist who > specializes in development and evaluation of technology-based approaches in > the study, assessment, treatment, and prevention of mental illness. Dr. > Ben-Zeev serves as the Co-Director of UW's Behavioral Research in Technology > and Engineering (BRiTE) Center (https://www.brite.uw.edu/ > <https://www.brite.uw.edu/>) and Director of the mHealth for Mental Health > Program (www.mh4mh.org <http://www.mh4mh.org/>), a multidisciplinary effort > to harness mobile technology to improve the outcomes and support the recovery > of people with psychiatric conditions. His research has been supported by > grants and awards from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) National > Science Foundation (NSF) Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) > Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), SYNERGY Clinical and > Translational Science Institute, Myrtlewood Foundation, VA Health Services > Research & Development (HSR&D), and John Sloan Dickey Center for > International Understanding. Dr. Ben-Zeev’s editorials and commentaries on > the use of technology-based interventions have been published in Psychiatric > Services, Nature Human Behaviour, the BMJ, and the New York Times. His > research has been covered by National Public Radio, Nature, Wired Magazine, > Slate, and The Economist. He is a regular speaker at national and > international scientific meetings including invited presentations at the > National Institute of Mental Health Director’s Innovation Speaker series and > the White House. > > _______________________________________________ > change mailing list > firstname.lastname@example.org <mailto:email@example.com> > http://changemm.cs.washington.edu/mailman/listinfo/change > <http://changemm.cs.washington.edu/mailman/listinfo/change>
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