UICDR In The News

BiAffect featured in the Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal published a story on BiAffect, the phone app designed to predict and monitor manic and depressive episodes. Dr. Alex Leow and Dr. Olusola Ajilore, of the UI Center on Depression and Resilience were featured in the article to discuss technology that can reliably track brain and mental health, and the role and impact digital health and artificial intelligence will play in transforming healthcare.

https://www.wsj.com/articles/can-typos-give-insight-into-your-mental-health-1539270001

 

Dr. Heide Klumpp featured in Science Trends

Dr. Klumpp authored the article “Attentional Control Brain-Behavioral Relationships In Anxiety And Depression”. The story explores the impact of undue interference from negative and other salient distractors on the capacity to process such information.

https://sciencetrends.com/attentional-control-brain-behavioral-relationships-in-anxiety-and-depression/

 

Dr. Olusola Ajilore inerviewed by Healio

Healio, a health and education media outlet for healthcare specialists, conducted a Q&A interview with Dr. Olusola Ajilore, of the UI Center on Depression and Resilience. Dr. Ajilore discussed how smartphone technology may have the potential to provide global, cost-effective and evidence-based mental health services quickly and easily.

https://www.healio.com/psychiatry/mood-disorders/news/online/%7B9b858577-1577-4a9a-999b-05a861b15b43%7D/qa-smartphone-app-may-help-people-with-mood-disorders