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Panasonic Innovation HealthJam Virtual Conference: CTA, CITRIS and UCD Host Forums on Technology and Older Adults and Telehealth

July 11, 2014

The Panasonic Innovation HealthJam, a national 3-day virtual collaborative brainstorming conference on emerging industry issues across 8 important healthcare-related topic areas, provided an innovative mechanism for advancing technology-enabled solutions for health care. From June 17th to June 19th 2014, the HealthJam featured 400 topics or threads, with 3,000 comments from speakers and participants. Videos featuring [...]

Panasonic Innovation HealthJam Virtual Conference: CTA and CITRIS to Host Forum on Technology and Older Adults

June 5, 2014

The Panasonic Innovation HealthJam is a free, 3-day virtual collaborative brainstorming conference on emerging industry issues across 8 iportant healthcare-related topic areas, June 17-19. CITRIS and the Center for Technology and Aging are sponsoring the “Technology and Older Adults” forum, which will address the advances in wearable, environmental, remote, social networking, and caregiver support technologies. [...]

CITRIS Awards Seed Grants to 11 Projects Using Information Technology in the Service of Society

March 31, 2014

Evidence of CITRIS’s vibrant research across our four campuses may be seen in the recent announcement of the latest round of projects awarded CITRIS seed funding. The projects are all multi-campus and multi-disciplinary, reflecting our commitment to transcend both institutional and academic boundaries. Of the 44 proposals submitted, eleven will receive funding, with three projects [...]

WHO Addresses Aging and Technology

February 28, 2014

The impact of a rapidly expanding aging population, increase in chronic disease, and contraction of the health care work force and family caregivers, is now being felt globally. The magnitude of these challenges on developing and developed countries alike was highlighted by the convening of the first WHO Global Forum on Innovation for Ageing Populations [...]

David Lindeman Appointed Director of CITRIS Health Care Initiative

January 30, 2014

The Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society (CITRIS) is pleased to announce that Dr. David Lindeman has been appointed as Director of the CITRIS Health Care Initiative and will be responsible for coordination of health care projects among the four CITRIS campuses (UC Berkeley, UC Davis, UC Merced and UC Santa [...]

Webinar Recording Available: Return on Investment for Remote Patient Monitoring – Call for Participants in a California HealthCare Foundation National Study

September 30, 2013

The Center for Connected Health (CCH) and the Center for Technology and Aging (CTA) are inviting RPM programs to participate in a national study of ROI for RPM.This webinar by CCH and CTA provides an overview of the web-based ROI Tool for remote patient monitoring technology using an online ROI Calculator. Developed with support from the [...]

Webinar: Return on Investment for Remote Patient Monitoring – Call for Participants in a California HealthCare Foundation National Study

August 28, 2013

The Center for Connected Health (CCH) and the Center for Technology and Aging (CTA) are seeking organizations with established remote patient monitoring (RPM) programs to participate in a national study of the Return on Investment (ROI) of RPM using their own organization’s program data. This initiative is the first large scale, in-depth analysis of multiple [...]

CTA Becomes Joint CITRIS and PHI Program

July 31, 2013

We’re pleased to let you know that The Center for Technology and Aging (CTA) has joined the Center for Information Technology Research in the Interests of Society (CITRIS) at the University of California. CITRIS is an international leader in technology innovation that brings together leading technology researchers from four partner campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Merced and [...]

New Web-based ROI Tool Demonstrates Return on Investment of Remote Patient Monitoring Programs

June 10, 2013

The Center for Connected Health (CCH) and the Center for Technology and Aging (CTA) have collaborated on the development of reputable online pharmacy adderall a tool for analyzing the Return on Investment (ROI) for remote patient monitoring technologies, enabling healthcare providers to evaluate the financial benefit of these technologies for patients with chronic heart disease. [...]

Self-Tracking Technology for Older Adults: Not Ready for Prime Time

June 3, 2013

Self-Tracking Technology for Older Adults: Not Ready for Prime Time 3/31/13 By Suneel Ratan A recent Pew survey indicating that 69 percent of US adults track a health-related measure casts a new light if cialis doesnt work will viagra on a rapidly proliferating set of consumer-oriented, Internet-connected, self-tracking technologies with names like FitBit, UP, and [...]

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