Digital Health event: Research with Wearables

Time: 12:00 - 17:00

Venue: Citylabs 1.0, Nelson Street, Manchester, M13 9NQ

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This event is organised by the University of Manchester's FBMH Digital Health Research Domain & The FBMH Strategic Funding Team. Full details to follow.


12:00 Lunch

13.00 Niels Peek - Welcome & Domain Director update

13.10 Will Dixon - Using smartwatches for health research. The experience of Koalap (Knee Osteoarthritis: Linking Activity and Pain)

13.20 Chris Chapman - Using wearable devices in metabolic medicine

13.30 Sabine van der Veer - Improving the reporting of itch using accelerometers in kidney patients

13.40 Alex Casson - Engineering of new wearables: Overview of activities in Manchester

13.50 Emily Griffiths - Information governance tools for wearables projects at The University of Manchester

14.00 Q&A with speaker panel

14:30 Coffee

14:50 Breakout session

15:50 Feedback Session

16:30 Drinks & Networking