4th Integrative Conference on Technology, Social Media, and Behavioral Health

4th Integrative Conference Photo Collage

The Center for Behavioral Health and Smart Technology held its 4th Integrative Conference on Technology, Social Media, and Behavioral Health at the University Club on November 5th, 2018. With over 230 registered attendees, a wide range of speakers and presenters, and a new poster session, this conference was our best yet!

Keynote Speakers

In addition to a variety of presenters from Pitt, Carnegie Mellon University, and local businesses, our keynote speakers were Sherry Pagoto, PhD, Director of UConn Center for mHealth and Social Media, and Yaser Sheikh, PhD, Director of Facebook Reality Labs Pittsburgh.

  • Sherry Pagoto, PhD
  • Director, UConn Center for mHealth and Social Media
  • Professor, Department of Allied Health Sciences
  • University of Connecticut
Our Interview with Dr. Pagoto
  • Yaser Sheikh, PhD
  • Director, Facebook Reality Labs, Pittsburgh
  • Associate Professor, Robotics Institute
  • Carnegie Mellon University
Our Interview with Dr. Sheikh

The day concluded with a combined Networking Reception, Smart Technology Demonstrations, and Poster Session. Final round winners of the School of Computing and Information’s Games4Health Jam and Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation’s Hack This, Help Kids presented their projects. Thank you for joining us for a stimulating day of learning and networking over good food and exciting presentations!

Resources

Conference Organizing Committee

  • Director, Center for Behavioral Health and Smart Technology
  • UPMC Endowed Professor of General Internal Medicine
  • Professor of Medicine, Psychiatry, Biomedical Informatics, and Clinical and Translational Science
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  • Professor of Practice
  • Director, Learning Technologies Lab
  • Department of Informatics and Networked Systems
  • School of Computing and Information
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine and Psychology
  • University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
  • Associate Director of Clinical Trials Core
  • Associate Center Director
  • Research Associate