The Mobile and Electronic Health ARC looks forward to having Dr. Camille Nebeker present at our October 15th virtual seminar. 

Recognizing and Navigating Social and Ethical Implications of Digital Health

Speaker: Camille Nebeker, EdD, MS

Associate Professor, UC San Diego Design Lab, Wertheim School of Public Health

Co-founder & Director, ReCODE Health

Friday, October 15th, 2021

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Join via Zoom:

Meeting ID: 924 9887 2122

Passcode: 590096


About the talk:

Dr. Nebeker will present research that she and the ReCODE Health team are doing to inform the ethical, legal/regulatory and social dimensions of digital health. A focus will be on the development and testing of the Digital Health Checklist and Framework. The Digital Health Checklist tool was developed through a participatory design process involving researchers, legal scholars, and ethicists to support researchers in selecting digital health tools/strategies.


Nebeker, C., Bartlett Ellis, R. and Torous, J. (2019) Development of a Decision-making Checklist Tool to Support Technology Selection in Digital Health Research, Translational Behavioral Medicine ibz074,

Nebeker, C., Torous, J., Bartlett Ellis, R. (2019). Building the case for actionable ethics in digital health research supported by artificial intelligence. BMC Medicine, 17(1), 137; http//:DOI: 10.1186/s12916-019-1377-7


About the speaker: 

Camille Nebeker, EdD, MS, is an Associate Professor with appointments with the UC San Diego Design Lab and the Wertheim School of Public Health. She co-founded and directs the ReCODE Health center, which provides education and consultation services to guide ethical practices in technology-supported health research. Dr. Nebeker applies a human centered design approach to shape ethical research practices (e.g., risk assessment, informed consent, return of results), which has led to development of decision support tools (see: Digital Health Checklist and Framework and Connected and Open Research Ethics platform). She serves as a member of the World Health Organization Digital Health Roster of Experts, American Association for the Advancement of Science Committee on Scientific Freedom and Responsibility, IEEE Organizational Governance of AI Working Group and the Society of Behavioral Medicine Digital Health Council. Dr. Nebeker’s research has received support from federal, foundation and industry sources including the NSF, NIH, Office of Research Integrity, RWJF and IBM. Publications related to her work are accessible via: