Improving your physical and mental health is literally in your hands. With hundreds of trackers and monitoring tools bursting onto the health technology market, we made sure to pick the beautifully designed and effective wellness tools out there. These devices and apps cut through the excuses we have made for ourselves to not be healthier and make a better life possible with the click of a button.
Together Alex Tam, Aza Raskin, Gretchen Wustrack and Aaron Sklar address the inadequacies of health care applications while providing design solutions to growing user barriers.
In her presentation, “Understanding, Engaging, and Guiding the Health User,” Gretchen Wustrack demonstrates how to leverage behavioral attributes of patients and other target populations through effective design.
Matthew Holt & Indu Subaiya introduce the agenda for the first day of the Health 2.0 2011 San Diego Spring Fling. Also, all six Fireside Chats: 6 interviewers, 6 interviewees, in conversation on our comfy couches. Each takes a turn asking the questions and then being in the hot seat.
As part of the Health 2.0 San Diego Spring Fling Fireside Chats, Alan Greene and Abbe Don, IDEO, discuss Abbe’s personal journey to have a healthy lifestyle through an immersion program at the Pritkin institute.
Sponsored by collaborative care solutions provider, Alere is a global leader in rapid diagnostic testing devices in health management solutions aimed and tailored for payers, employers, and care providers. This panel is moderated by Susannah Fox, with the Pew Internet Project, and helps us get to some real answers to a basic question: How can technology contribute to the fundamental real health that we all know so well?