MHealth Conference | 9th June 2015
Programme

 

Mhealth Conference

 

NUI Galway (June 9th 2015)

 

Programme

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8.35 – 9.15: Registration and coffee

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9.15 – 9.30:        Welcome and official opening (Professor Chris Curtin, Vice President for Innovation and Performance, NUI Galway)

 

9.30 – 10.10:     Dr. Liam Glynn, School of Medicine, NUI Galway.

                              SMART MOVE: mHealth solutions for the promotion of physical activity and patient empowerment.’

 

10:10 – 10.50:   Professor Chris Nugent, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Ulster

                              Designing mobile based solutions for Reminding Technologies: What have we learnt?’

 

10.50 – 11.00:   Short Q & A panel discussion

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11.00 – 11:20: Coffee break and Poster Presentations

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11:20-12:00:     Professor Sherry Pagoto, University of Massachusetts Medical School

                              ‘The power of social media to promote a healthy lifestyle’

 

12.00 – 12:40:   Professor Jeremy Wyatt, Leadership Chair in eHealth Research, Leeds   Institute of Health Sciences.

‘How to evaluate mHealth tools for behaviour change’

 

12:40 – 1:00:     Mr. Stephen O Reilly, National Contact Point for Horizon 2020 – ICT & FET, Enterprise Ireland.

                              ‘European funding opportunities for Mhealth Research’

 

1:00 – 1:10:         Short Q & A panel discussion

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1:10 – 14.00:     Lunch and Poster Presentations

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14.00 – 15.30:   Short presentations on interdisciplinary innovative research on Mhealth

 

15.30 – 16.00:   Expert panel discussion on Mhealth interventions future directions

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