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BBK Partnerships and Technologies Make News at DIA 2016

By BBK on Thu, Jun 30, 2016 | 2 min read

Yesterday was the final day on the exhibition floor at the DIA 2016 Annual Meeting. Between the thought-provoking presentations, networking, and interacting with attendees at our booth, it has been, as it always is, a great experience. Adding to the buzz at our booth and Innovation Theater presentation – this year, we were pleased to make two big announcements..  

Topics: mHealth, Conferences, DIA 2016, DIA

#DIA2016: BBK on mHealth Past, Present and Future

By BBK on Fri, Jun 24, 2016 | 2 min read

We are once again looking forward to an insightful week at DIA 2016 52nd Annual Meeting, which starts this Sunday in Philadelphia. With over 7,000 life sciences professionals from across all disciplines expected to attend, it’s always a week full of inspiring discussions on advancing research and development in science and health care.

Topics: mHealth, DIA

Improving Patient Engagement with mHealth (Part II)

By Aaron Fleishman on Thu, May 26, 2016 | 4 min read

Four years ago, my colleague and management team member here at BBK Worldwide, Rob Laurens, wrote the blog post, “How a Poster Enrolled my Clinical Trial.” I re-read it recently and thought it would be fun to look back on this article to see how our ideas about patient engagement and enrollment may have changed over the last few years thanks to technology and the rise of mHealth.

Topics: Patient Engagement, Patient Centricity, mHealth, Mobile Strategies

Patient Centricity and mHealth (Part I)

By Aaron Fleishman on Wed, May 18, 2016 | 2 min read

At last, patient centricity is much more than an industry buzzword. We’re seeing real efforts to put patients at the center of clinical research, and it’s beginning to impact all areas across the clinical research continuum.

Topics: Patient Centricity, mHealth

mHealth Today: Where are we with Wearables?

By BBK Worldwide on Thu, Jul 30, 2015 | 3 min read

With more than half of 2015 behind us it is clear that this is the year of wearables. When Fitbit, Inc. hit Wall Street in June it was the third largest U.S. IPO of the year according to Dealogic. While this fitness-tracking wearable developer is now valued at around $4.1 billion and poised for growth, what does this say about the future of wearables in the healthcare market? What does the long-term viability look like for this market?

Topics: mHealth, wearables

The Keys to mHealth Success in a Data-Driven World

By Matthew Stumm on Tue, Jul 14, 2015 | 3 min read

According to TheDataLab, the use of mobile apps in clinical trials has shown to increase patient adherence and completion rates from just over 50% to over 80%. This and other figures are pointing to a shift in how data-driven mobile app development is drastically transforming how diseases are being treated – both inside and outside of the clinical trial setting. Why is data-driven methodology in mobile app development transforming healthcare and disease management?

Topics: mHealth, big data

BBK Worldwide Making News at 51st Annual DIA Meeting

By BBK Worldwide on Tue, Jun 16, 2015 | 3 min read

BBK Worldwide makes news at DIA 2015The 51st Annual DIA Meeting kicked off yesterday in Washington, DC. So far it has been a whirlwind of presenting, networking and having fun at our booth (#2026 come see us)! DIA is the perfect time to announce the latest in company news, and we have no shortage of announcements to share this year. 

Topics: BBK Worldwide, mHealth

Can mHealth Provide a Higher Standard of Care?

By BBK Worldwide on Wed, May 20, 2015 | 3 min read

In earlier posts we have explored how mHealth can increase both patient engagement and site engagement. Today’s blog comes from Jason Rightmyer, Director of Research Informatics with the Institute of Aging Research (a Harvard Medical School Affiliate) who explores how mobile health technology is attributing to physician engagement. Thanks for contributing!

Topics: mHealth, Physician Engagement

Q&A: mHealth + Patient Engagement - The Connected Health Model

By BBKWorldwide on Thu, May 14, 2015 | 5 min read

During our recent webinar, “mHealth + Patient Engagement: A New Connected Health Model”, our panelists, Dan Bender (Empatica), Larry Suarez (Oracle) and Jaime Cohen (BBK Worldwide) received many thought-provoking questions throughout the hour. While we were able to answer a few on the spot, there were many that we didn’t have time to address. Below, Jaime takes a turn answering your burning questions.

Topics: Patient Engagement, mHealth

BBK Talks Patient Centricity, mHealth, Rare Disease & more at DIA 2015

By BBK Worldwide on Wed, May 13, 2015 | 4 min read

BBK Worldwide is once again looking forward to attending Drug Information Association 2015 (DIA), which this year will take place from June 15 - 18 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in DC. We always love attending this annual event – the industry’s largest, which attracts more than 7,000 attendees each year. DIA provides a global, unbiased platform to raise the level of discussion to facilitate innovation that will change the future of healthcare.  

Topics: Patient Centricity, mHealth, Rare Disease

 
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