CHIC Seminar ‘Apps for Mental Health’
16th April 2015
Time:- 3pm- 5pm
Room 306A, Jean McFarlane Building, University of Manchester
The next Connected Health Innovation Centre Seminar on “Apps for Mental Health” will take place on 16th April 2015.
John Ainsworth, Deputy Director of the Centre for Health Infomatics and the Health e-Research Centre, will present ‘Adventures in Connected Health: ClinTouch, CareLoop, Actissist and beyond.’ John’s research focuses on areas such as applying information technology to improve healthcare, harnessing computing technology to enable novel clincial research and the development of software as a diagnostic/ therapeutic medical device.
This Seminar will also be an opportunity to find out more about the NewMind Network for Mental Health Technologies. Led by Associate Vice President Research Professor Chris Taylor, the EPSRC-funded NewMind Network seeks to explore the potential for technology to transform management and treatment of mental health conditions, identifying underpinning Engineering & Physical Science research challenges and working together with service users to address them.
The network unites:
Second Speaker to be confirmed.
Light refreshments will be provided.