Smartphone app for health management

Smartphone app to promote the self-management of health.

Smart app to promote health.

Project description

In this project, the team will prototype a smartphone app with clinicians. The app will help patients with chronic diseases (e.g., pain, mental health and disability) to self-manage the progression and symptoms. The app will be tested with patients and clinicians. 

Project outcome

Software app; publication; patents. 

Project details

Timing, eligibility and other details
Length of commitment Year-long (10-12 months)
Start time Anytime
In-person, remote, or hybrid? Hybrid Project
Level of collaboration Small group project (2-3 students)
Benefits Academic credit & Stipend
Who is eligible All undergraduate students 

Core partners

  • UB CSE
  • UBMD 

Project mentor

Wenyao Xu


Computer Science and Engineering

330 Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4748


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Preparation activities

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smartphone, smart health, Computer Science and Engineering