New Book on mHealth
August 11, 2017
Methodology Center Principal Investigator Susan Murphy has coedited a new textbook, Mobile Health: Sensors, Analytic Methods and Applications. It contains chapters written by Susan, Methodology Center Investigator Inbal “Billie” Nahum-Shani, and several Methodology Center collaborators. The book introduces mHealth technology, specifically wearable sensors that provide data for mHealth interventions, analytic methods for data from mobile sensors, and the development of mHealth interventions. The book provides a comprehensive reference on mHealth for technology-oriented researchers with backgrounds in computer science, engineering, statistics, and applied mathematics.
Susan and Billie’s chapters discuss how to developing just-in-time adaptive interventions (JITAI) and mHealth stress interventions.