2017 Monthly Seminars
ME-ARC’s monthly seminars are held the first Tuesday of each month at 700 Albany Street, Room W502, Boston Massachusetts 02118.
January 22nd- Bridging Clinical and Engineering Expertise in Electronic Health
Presented by Catherine Klapperich, Ph.D., Dean for Research and the Director of the NIBIB POCTRN Center for Future Technologies in Cancer Care (CFTCC), BU School of Engineering
February 8th- The Mobile and Electronic Health ARC Kick-off Lunch
March 7th- Developing a Web-Based Survey Application to Collect Contextually-relevant Geographic Data with Exposure Times
Presented by Abby Rudolph, Ph.D., BUSPH, Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology, BUSPH
April 4th- Ecological Momentary Assessment and Intervention (EMA/EMI) in Serious Mental Illness: Active and passive data collection and analysis
Presented by Dan Fulford, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Occupational Therapy, BU Sargent College
May 2nd- Overcoming Barriers to Genetic and Computer Literacy: A case study using relational agents
Presented by Catherine Wang, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Community Health Sciences, BUSPH
June 6th- Integrating Medical Apps and Wearables into 21st Century Clinical Care
Presented by Ryan Seibert, MD, Department of Medicine, BUMC
July 11th- BU’s “Tech Drug and Rock n’ Roll”
September 5th- An Interactive Parent-Targeted Text Message Program to Improve Child Wellness and Oral Health
Presented by Belinda Borrelli, Ph.D., Professor and Director of Behavioral Science Research, Department of Health Policy and Health Services research, BU-GSDM PI, and Director, ME-ARC
October 3rd- Collaborative Creation of Mobile Health Apps: Partnering, Confidentiality, & Intellectual Property
Presented by Michael J. Pratt, MBA, Managing Director, BU Office of Technology Department
November 2nd- Mobile and Electronic Health ARC’s 2nd Annual Symposium
Presentations, Panel, and Networking
December 5th- Social Networks and Health: Implications for Mobile and Electronic Health
Presented by Brenda Heaton, Ph.D., MPH, Assistant Professor, Department of Health Policy and Health Services Research, BUSPH
Parking, Public Transport, and Remote Access
If you are planning on parking on the BU medical campus, there is a parking lot located at 720 Harrison Avenue; however, please be advised that this lot fill quickly and there may not be any parking spots available.
If you are taking the T, the closest Red Line T stop is the Broadway T stop in South Boston. The closest Green Line T stops, are the Symphony and Copley T stops. For the Silver Line (SLA), the closest T stop is the Newton T stop.
If you are coming from the Charles River Campus, the Boston University shuttle picks up students, faculty, and staff every half hour from both campuses. You must show your BU ID before boarding the shuttle.
For remote access, you can sign up here to be added to the mailing list. Once added to the mailing list, you will receive notifications about upcoming seminars, as well as , instructions on how to access to Adobe Connect, should you wish to participate remotely.