Timothy Bickmore, PhD
Timothy Bickmore is an Assistant Professor in the College of Computer and Information Science at Northeastern University. The focus of his research is on the development and evaluation of computer agents that emulate face-to-face interactions between health providers and patients for use in health education and long-term health behavior change interventions, with a particular focus on the emotional and relational aspects of these interactions.
Prior to Northeastern, he spent two years as an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Bickmore received his Ph.D. from MIT, doing his dissertation work in the Media Lab studying emotional interactions between people and animated computer characters.
Topic he will discuss at the conference
The Age of Compassionate Computing
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cHealth15 Pitch-Off: Emotion Sensing
Event with Medstro and The American Residency Project, Anthem Inc.'s physician engagement program
Pitch-Off takes place Wednesday, October 28, 2015, 4:00pm, Seaport World Trade Center Waterfront Room. Separate registration required.