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What can Glass do for your health? Quite a bit.

Last week I got to sit in on the end-​​​​of-​​​​year pre­sen­ta­tions for asso­ciate pro­fes­sors Stephen Initlle and Rupal Patel’s class, Rein­venting health­care with Google Glass. You can read all about the […]

Students raise a Google Glass to good health

More than 20 stu­dents in an inno­v­a­tive trans­dis­ci­pli­nary course devel­oped per­sonal health appli­ca­tions for Google Glass, the wear­able com­puter with an optical head-​​mounted display.

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Healthy choices despite disparities

Inter­ac­tive health tech­nolo­gies are a hot topic these days. Between Nike’s Fuel­Band and mobile phone apps like LoseIt!, the world has come to realize that inter­ac­tive com­puting has a lot […]

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How to keep them coming back for more

It totally blew my mind.” That’s what grad­uate stu­dent Laura Pfeifer Var­doulakis said of her encounter with work taking place in Tim­othy Bickmore’s lab in the Col­lege of Com­puter and […]

Popping in’ on the latest research

From brain com­puter inter­faces to gyro­scopes, the next gen­er­a­tion of health­care tech­nolo­gies have some­thing for everyone — and they’re being devel­oped in North­eastern labs.

Technology to improve health care

Northeastern’s new doc­toral pro­gram in per­sonal health infor­matics — the first of its kind in the nation — will pre­pare stu­dents for researching and devel­oping new tech­nolo­gies that can have a global impact on healthcare.

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Will apps save the healthcare system?

I love starting the week off with a bang. The topic of this morning’s sym­po­sium, hosted by the Insti­tute on Urban Health Research, just totally gets my engines going. Four […]