Experts on digital health
Digital health is a broad, interdisciplinary field where medicine and healthcare intersect with information technology. It encompasses such areas as mobile health and wearable devices, personalized medicine, and telehealth. Research on digital health at WPI take place in such cutting-edge facilities as PracticePoint, a proving ground for medical cyber-physical systems, and the Healthcare Delivery Institute. WPI experts on digital health can speak on smartphone apps for health monitoring and medical care and automation in surgical robotics, among other topics.
Professor Rodriguez's research program uses a biopsychosocial approach to study health and health behaviors. She conducts research at the intersection of social phenomena (such as weight stigma), biomarkers (such as the... Read More