February 12, 2014
In March, Seattle, Washington-based Institute for Systems Biology (ISB) president Leroy Hood will launch a 9-month pilot study of 100 individuals to measure their health over time with digital devices, according to Nature.
During the 9 months, individuals in the pilot will be monitored, provided with feedback, and coached to make lifestyle changes. The subjects will be given...
May 29, 2013
The Fitbit Flex.
The University of San Diego's California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology (Calit2), with the support of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, is teaming up with major quantified self thought leaders to launch Health Data Exploration, an initiative aimed at convincing the companies that make tracking devices, connected health devices, and fitness apps...
October 2, 2009
Larry Smarr, Institute Director at Calit2 (California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology) has big ideas for the digital transformation of healthcare over the next decade and he plans to leverage Calit2's resources to push the trend forward, according to a report from Xconomy. Smarr said he's pushing the digital transformation of healthcare along with similar...