pediatric asthma monitor

SMU, U-Maryland score an NIH grant for pediatric asthma monitor

The device will monitor air quality, CO2 levels in the blood, physical activity, breathing, emotional states and other stimuli to identify asthma triggers.

Miriam Hospital, Beth Israel get a $1.3M grant for mobile-enabled weight loss study

The funds, provided by NIH, will be used to conduct a three-year-long, mobile-enabled study on weight loss after bariatric surgery.
e-health image

UCSF scores a $9.75M NIH contract for its digital health research platform

Called Health ePeople, the platform will be used to access a large group of volunteers to collect their health data through mobile and wireless technologies.
stress eating

UMass Medical School, WPI score $2M to develop stress eating app

The grant will be used for the RELAX app development and two phases of clinical trials, with a goal of making users more aware of when and why they stress eat.
National Institutes of Health looking to fund mHealth tools

National Institutes of Health looking to fund mHealth tools

The number of awards is contingent on NIH appropriations and the number of "meritorious" applications; the maximum project period is five years.