CHESS researcher Ryan Westergaard, MD, PhD, MPH, assistant professor, Infectious Disease, has been awarded nearly $2.3 million over five years by the National Institutes of Health - National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIH-NIDA) for a proposal entitled, "Optimizing HIV care for patients with substance use disorders using predictive analytics in a mobile health application (A-CHESS)".
Our analysis from a randomized clinical trial on the effects of our smartphone mobile app (A-CHESS) to support addiction recovery has been published in JAMA-Psychiatry
The study found that not only did the A-CHESS app users report fewer risky drinking days, but also that smartphone app users had a higher likelihood of consistent abstinence from alcohol.
CHESS/AARC Director David Gustafson presents a status update on the Elder Tree project
CHESS Director David Gustafson named to National Academy of Engineering
A-CHESS named winner of 2012 iMedicalApps-mHealth Summit Research Award