Scientific Basis and Challenges for Mhealth

Pavel, Michael ;   Jimison, Holly

Mobile health - mHealth - has the potential to revolutionize acute as well as preventive healthcare by making it person-centered, timely and economically feasible. We argue that in order to achieve its full potential, mHealth must be grounded in scientific principles. In this presentation we explore the challenges and scientific basis that could support optimal development of mHealth-based solutions