Better health through
people & technology
CWPHS (pronounced “Sea Whiffs”) is a center of excellence with the mission to connect, translate, and synthesize efforts in human-centered digital health.
S Systems over reduction
We embrace the complexity of systems and manage via modeling and modularity.
P Person over patient
We honor the many identities, roles, strengths, and capacities of each person.
A Agile over linear
We manage uncertainty through iteration, triangulation, and efficient use of methods.
N Network over hierarchy
We work with others and consciously embrace diversity, equity, and inclusiveness.
A variety of health-relevant parameters can now be easily captured…
Study participants, most of which are cancer patients, use sensors…
SMART 2.0 (Social Mobile Approaches to Reducing weight) is a…
Funded by the National Science Foundation, the objective of this…
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, UCSD
Jiue-An (Jay) Yang
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, UCSD
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, UCSD
Shadia J. Assi
Victoria Lawhun Costello
Zvinka Z. Zlatar
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