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
Partners Connected Health is pleased to announce the continuation of a popular event, our fifth annual Innovators Challenge, showcasing products that are genuinely new and potentially game-changing for connected health.
Design for Change Workshops with Mad*Pow
cHealth15 Pitch-Off: Emotion Sensing
Event with Medstro and The American Resident 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. (Link must be opened in Chrome, Firefox, or IE9 and later.)
Industry Satellite Sessions
Hear from industry leaders and engage in special sessions during Symposium breaks and lunchs. See the organizations holding special satellite sessions.
JMIR Poster Session
This year Partners Connected Health is pleased to partner with JMIR Publications in hosting a poster presentation session at the Connected Health Symposium. Learn more!