Moving toward mWellness: Shaping the future of mobile innovation and health

Mobile health—or mHealth—has been a buzz phrase in the global health field for years. Now, following a February USC conference, experts are examining ways in which mobile technologies can contribute not just to immediate health interventions, but to wellness overall. Non-communicable diseases such as heart disease, stroke, cancer, diabetes and chronic lung disease, dominate health … Continue reading Moving toward mWellness: Shaping the future of mobile innovation and health

Global mWellness Workshop

2014 mWellness Workshop

As part of the "Be He@lthy, Be Mobile" initiative, the International Telecommunications Union and USC Institute for Global Health hosted a workshop and accompanying side-events Feb. 5-7, 2014, focused on mHealth innovations and partnerships for wellness promotion. The events aimed to encourage broad collaboration between the United Nations, government, academic and private sector partners with … Continue reading Global mWellness Workshop