Announcements

 
 

SureAdhere Client Creates New VDOT Instructional Video

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) Launches VDOT How-To Video for Patients

SureAdhere Mobile Technology, Inc. Founded To Tackle Medication Adherence For Tuberculosis

UC San Diego Research Efforts Lead to Commercialization of Proven mHealth Platform

 

SureAdhere Mobile Technology, Inc. Expands Accessibility of Video Directly Observed Therapy With New Application for iOS and Android Devices

Evidence-based, cost-effective tool improves patient-centered TB treatment monitoring

 
 

 

Peer-Reviewed Publications

 
 

“Feasibility of tuberculosis treatment monitoring by video directly observed therapy: a binational pilot study.”

Garfein RS, Collins K, Munoz F, et al. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2015;19(9):1057-1064.

“Digital health for the End TB Strategy: developing priority products and making them work.“

Falzon D, Timimi H, Kurosinski P, Et al., The European Respiratory Journal. 2016;48(1):29-45.

"Monitoring Therapy Adherence of Tuberculosis Patients by using Video-Enabled Electronic Devices

Story A, Garfein R, Hayward A, et al., Emerging Infectious Diseases. 2016. Emerg Infect Dis. 2016 Mar;22(3):538-40.

“Experience with mobile technology among patients with tuberculosis in San Diego, California and Tijuana, Mexico.”

Collins K, Muñoz F, Moser K, et al. Journal of Mobile Technology in Medicine. 2013;2(4S):13-13.

“High Tuberculosis Treatment Adherence Obtained Using Mobile Phones for Video Directly Observed Therapy: Results of a Binational Pilot Study.”

Garfein R, Collins K, Munoz F, et al. Journal of Mobile Technology in Medicine. 2012;1(4S):30-30.

 
 

 

Media

 
 

Using Smartphones in the Fight Against Tuberculosis

Ken Muche, Verizon Wireless

 

Drs. Richard Garfein and Kevin Patrick named M2M Pioneers by Connected World Magazine

Headlining a list that includes the CEOs of Fibit, Tesla, Square and leaders from Qualcomm and AT&T.

 

Innovative, Tech-Enabled Tuberculosis Treatment-Monitoring System Debuts in San Diego; National Availability Planned

University of California, San Diego and Verizon Foundation Expand New TB Therapy System to Improve Patient Adherence, Prevent Drug Resistance, Reduce Treatment Costs.

 

UC San Diego Professor Develops New Way To Monitor TB Patients

Kenny Goldberg, KPBS News

 

Tuberculosis Tackled By Teams on Both Sides of US-Mexico Border

Amy Isackson, Capital City Radio

 
 

 

Presentations at Scholarly Meetings

 
 

“Sustainability of Smartphone-Based Directly Observed Therapy in the San Francisco Tuberculosis Control Program: A Cost Comparison Analysis.”

Buswell M, Baristow L, Romo L, Ampie T, Merrifield C, Collins K, Garfein R, Higashi J.M. Poster at the 2015 National Tuberculosis Conference, Atlanta, GA, June 8-11, 2015.

“Video-Directly Observed Therapy (VDOT): a solution for monitoring TB treatment Adherence.”

Garfein RS. Presented at the 45th Union World Conference on Lung Disease, Barcelona, Spain, October 28-November 1, 2014.

”Three City Demonstration of Smart-Phone based Directly Observed Therapy for Tuberculosis Patients.”

Garfein RS, Collins K, Cuevas-Mota K, Munoz F, Moser K, Chuck C, Higashi J, Flick A, Rios P, Raab F, Burgos JL, Patrick K. Poster at the 2014 Wireless Health Conference, Bethesda, MD, October 29-31, 2014.

 
 

“Overcoming barriers to TB treatment adherence monitoring via mobile phone video directly observed therapy in high and low resource countries.”

Garfein RS, Rodwell TC, Collins K, Muñoz F, Moser K, Cerecer-Callu P, Raab F, Flick A, Rios P, Burgos JL, Zúñiga ML, Rangel MG, Patrick K. Presented at the 16th International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases in the Pacific Rim: Antimicrobial Drug Resistance in Bacterial and Parasitic Diseases, Dhaka, Bangladesh, February 9-13, 2014.

“Experience with mobile technology among patients with tuberculosis in San Diego, CA and Tijuana, Mexico.”

Collins K, Munoz F, Moser K, Cerecer-Callu P, Sullivan M, Raab F, Flick A, Rios P, Zuñiga ML, Cuevas-Mota J, Burgos JL, Rodwell T, Rangel MG, Patrick K, Garfein RS. Poster at the 2013 mHealth Summit, Washington, DC, December 8-11, 2013.

“Use of Mobile Phones for Video Directly Observed Therapy among Tuberculosis Patients in High and Low Income Countries.”

Garfein RS, Collins K, Munoz F, Moser K, Cerecer-Callu P, Sullivan M, Raab F, Flick A, Rios P, Zuñiga ML, Burgos JL, Rodwell T, Rangel MG, Patrick K. Poster at the 2013 Wireless Health Conference, Baltimore, WA, November 1-3, 2013.

 
 

“High Tuberculosis Treatment Adherence Obtained Using Mobile Phones for Video Directly Observed Therapy: Results of a Binational Pilot Study.”

Garfein R, Collins K, Munoz F, Moser K, Cerecer-Callu P, Sullivan M, Chockalingam G, Rios P, Zuniga ML, Burgos JL, Rodwell T, Rangel MG, Patrick K.  Presented at the 2012 Annual mHealth Summit,  Washington D.C. December 3-5th 2012.

“Binational Pilot Study of Directly Observed Therapy for Tuberculosis Treatment: A Potential Model for Monitoring HIV Treatment Adherence”

Garfein RS, Collins K, Moser K, Cerecer-Callu P, Zúñiga ML, Muñoz F, Cuevas-Mota J, Burgos JL, Rodwell TC, Patrick K. Poster at the 7th International Conference on HIV Treatment and Prevention Adherence, Miami, FL. June 3-5, 2012.

“Remote Directly Observed Therapy for Tuberculosis Using Mobile Phones – Results of a Binational Pilot Study.”

Garfein RS, Collins K, Moser K, Cerecer-Callu P, Zúñiga ML, Muñoz F, Cuevas-Mota J, Sullivan M, Chockalingam G, Rios P, Burgos JL, Rodwell TC, Patrick K. Presented at the 2012 American Thoracic Society Meeting, San Francisco, CA. May 20th 2012.

 
 

“Mobile Phone-Based Video Directly Observed Therapy for Tuberculosis.”

Garfein RS, Patrick K, Moser K, Zuniga ML, Burgos JL, Cuevas-Mota J, Rodwell TC, Collins K, Raab F, Chockalingam G, Rangel G.  Poster at the 2010 Annual mHealth Summit, Washington D.C. November 8-10th 2010.

“Mobile Phone-Based Video Directly Observed Therapy for Tuberculosis.”

Garfein RS, Patrick K, Moser K, Zuniga ML, Burgos JL, Cuevas-Mota J, Rodwell TC, Collins K, Raab F, Chockalingam G, Rangel G. Presented at the 2011 Annual mHealth Summit, Washington D.C. December 5-7th 2011.