BETHESDA, Md., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Foundation for the National Institutes of Health, the mHealth Alliance, the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) seek abstracts, presentations and speakers in the areas of research, technology, business and policy for the 2011 mHealth Summit.
Presented by the FNIH in partnership with the mHealth Alliance, HIMSS and NIH, the 3rd annual mHealth Summit will take place December 5-7, 2011 in the Washington, DC area. The largest event of its kind, the mHealth Summit brings together leaders from across the mHealth ecosystem, to advance collaboration in the use of wireless technology to improve health outcomes in the United States and abroad.What:
The 2011 mHealth Summit Call for Research Abstracts and SpeakersWhen:
Submission deadline is midnight, July 8, 2011Where:
To learn more about the guidelines, submission criteria and process please visit: www.mhealthsummit.orgCall for Research Abstracts: The 2011 mHealth Summit seeks abstracts for presentations from the academic, public and private research sectors that highlight ground-breaking health research using mobile technologies in clinical medicine and public health. Submissions can address a wide range of mobile health technologies including assessment and diagnostic tools, preventive health efforts, disease surveillance methods, chronic disease management, mobile telemedicine, and behavior change interventions. Although feasibility/usability and pilot studies of cutting-edge applications will be considered, priority will be given to presentations that provide a rigorous and well-controlled evaluation (the design of which should be described in the abstract) of the application of mobile technology to improve health. Novel research designs that utilize the rich data source available from the mobile technologies