AnthroTronix Featured at Exponential Medicine Conference in San Diego

AnthroTronix Featured at Exponential Medicine Conference in San Diego ****** Dr. Corinna Lathan to Discuss Brain Vitals on November 11; Partner Aqtivo Presenting on Health Risk Assessment for Employers on November 10   WHO: AnthroTronix (@AnthroTronix), an engineering research and development firm committed to optimizing the interaction between people and technology. Aqtivo Health is an mhealth startup developing compelling mobile health and wellness solutions. WHAT: Dr. Corinna Lathan (@clathan), AnthroTronix board chair and CEO, will speak in the Future of the Brain & NeuroMedicine session on the importance of monitoring brain vitals. She will discuss the abilities of AnthroTronix’ FDA-cleared brain health assessment tool, DANA. In a breakout workshop, Aqtivo Health will present a mobile solution being co-developed with AnthroTronix that will provide employers a health risk assessment that includes cognitive health and will engage employees to be more proactive in their own health and wellness. AnthroTronix and Aqtivo Health will also participate in the Healthcare Innovation Lab, a showcase and expo(nential) lab for the most promising companies and innovations that are set to revolutionize the practice of medicine and radically transform healthcare and the biomedical industry. Visitors to their booth will be able to take quick cognitive assessment that should be fun and easy using the AnthroTronix and Aqtivo Health joint app. It will calculate a score, which will go on a leaderboard at the booth next to the username or alias each user has chosen. They will also be able to complete a simplified Health Risk Assessment that will calculate an overall score based on each user’s health and wellness, which will incorporate the cognitive assessment. WHERE:    ...

AnthroTronix CEO Speaks About Healthcare Apps and the Importance of Brain Health at 7th Annual mHealth Summit

AnthroTronix CEO Speaks About Healthcare Apps and the Importance of Brain Health at 7th Annual mHealth Summit ****** Dr. Corinna Lathan Featured on Panel Taking Place November 9 in Washington, D.C. WHO: AnthroTronix (@AnthroTronix), an engineering research and development firm committed to optimizing the interaction between people and technology. WHAT: Dr. Corinna Lathan (@clathan), board chair and CEO of AnthroTronix, will speak on the panel “Optimizing the Patient App Experience: Convergence of Healthcare and Wellness,” which will examine the app development and design process. Lathan will share her personal experience developing DANA, an FDA-cleared brain health assessment tool. DANA, which received FDA clearance in October 2014, is a mobile medical software platform that can be used on a phone or tablet and works on both the Android and iOS operating systems. It’s a game-like tool that can provide data within minutes to help assess and measure a person’s brain/cognitive health. Joining Lathan on the panel will be representatives from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Boston Children’s Hospital and the National Library of Medicine. The panel will be moderated by CEO Michael Fergusson of Ayogo, a company that develops patient engagement software. WHERE: Room: National Harbor 2-3, The Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, National Harbor, Md. WHEN: Monday, Nov. 9, 2015, 5-6 p.m. The mHealth Summit, part of the HIMSS Connected Health Conference, is the leading conference for developments in the fields of mobile, telehealth and connected health. Sessions will explore the impact these fields have on health care delivery, clinical care and patient/consumer engagement to new technologies, research, investment activities, policy and shifts in the business environment. This...

Why Must We Monitor Our Brain Health? AnthroTronix CEO Explains. Why Must We Monitor Our Brain Health? AnthroTronix CEO Explains

AnthroTronix CEO Dr. Corinna Lathan led an eight-minute talk entitled, “Purposefully Designing the Future with Smart Machines and Healthy Brains,” to discuss the impact of technology on the future of brain health. Lathan shared her personal experience developing health care technology including DANA, an FDA-cleared brain health assessment...

AnthroTronix CEO Featured at BrainFutures 2015 Conference

AnthroTronix CEO Featured at BrainFutures 2015 Conference ****** Dr. Corinna Lathan To Discuss Abilities of Brain Health Assessment Tool, DANA, and its Mental Health Impact for Military on November 4 in Annapolis, Md. WHO: AnthroTronix (@AnthroTronix), an engineering research and development firm committed to optimizing the interaction between people and technology. WHAT: Dr. Corinna Lathan (@clathan), AnthroTronix board chair and CEO, will speak on the Military Mental Health panel to discuss the abilities of FDA-cleared brain health assessment tool, DANA, and the value it provides military service members. DANA was initially developed through funding from the U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery and a Rapid Innovation Fund award by the U.S. Army to help evaluate the medical status of deployed military service members. The session will be moderated by WYPR’s Sheilah Kast, and will include Kate Sullivan, director of the Brain Fitness Center at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, and Justin Sanchez, program manager at the Biological Technologies Office (BTO) of the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) as fellow panelists. WHERE: Westin Annapolis, 100 Westgate Circle Annapolis, MD WHEN:  November 4, 2015, 2:10 p.m. EDT DANA, which received FDA clearance in October 2014, is a mobile medical app that can be used on a phone or tablet and works on both the Android and iOS operating systems. It’s a game-like tool that can provide data within minutes to help assess and measure a person’s brain/cognitive health. The app can help clinicians as a diagnostic tool when looking at concussion, depression, dementia/Alzheimer’s Disease, eating disorders, and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). For the military, DANA detects and assesses changes in...