Digital Health and Wellbeing Symposium

Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 12:30 to 15:30
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Promoting better apps for better outcomes. Let’s face it, technology is playing an increasing role in all our lives. The public is using health apps to improve fitness levels, manage complex conditions and to motivate and sustain behaviour change. Clinicians and care providers are increasingly, ‘prescribing’ apps as an integral part of the service they offer. But, whilst Mobile apps offer the promise of connecting millions of patient to immediate care, they also present risks and security vulnerabilities. Without universal standards to guide development, the landscape can seem both chaotic and confusing. Come and listen to our vision, thoughts and journey to date.  More information here - https://healthwellbeing.kmi.open.ac.uk/events/current-events/