You can join the webcast at this link <>

> On May 1, 2018, at 11:08, Jared Moore <> wrote:
> 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 < 
>> <>> 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 ( 
>> <>) and Director of the mHealth for Mental Health 
>> Program ( <>), 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
>> <>
>> <>

change mailing list

Reply via email to