Profile Page Prof. Dr. Tobias Kowatsch

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Name Tobias Kowatsch
Title Prof. Dr.
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Institute/School ITEM - Institute of Technology Management with Transfer Center for Technology Management (TECTEM)
Address ITEM-HSG
Büro 1-236
Dufourstrasse 40a
9000 St. Gallen
Schweiz
Email address tobias.kowatsch@unisg.ch
Phone +41 71 224 7244
Homepage www.c4dhi.org
Main Focuses Dr. Tobias Kowatsch is Assistant Professor for Digital Health at the University of St.Gallen and the Scientific Director of the Center for Digital Health Interventions (www.c4dhi.org), a joint initiative of the Department of Management, Technology and Economics at ETH Zurich and the Institute of Technology Management at the University of St.Gallen. In close collaboration with his interdisciplinary team and research partners, Tobias designs digital health interventions (“digital pills”) at the intersection of information systems research, computer science and behavioral medicine. He helped initiate and participates in the on-going development of MobileCoach (www.mobile-coach.eu), an open source platform for ecological momentary assessments, health monitoring and digital health interventions.
Further fields of research Gestaltungsorientierte Forschung, Mensch-Maschine-Interaktion, Ubiquitous computing
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  1. Item Boateng, George; Lüscher, Janina; Scholz, Urte & Kowatsch, Tobias: Emotion Capture among Real Couples in Everyday Life. 2020. - 1st Momentary Emotion Elicitation & Capture (MEEC) workshop, co-located with the ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. - Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. [img]
  2. Item Boateng, George; Sels, Laura; Kuppens, Peter; Lüscher, Janina; Scholz, Urte & Kowatsch, Tobias: Emotion Elicitation and Capture among Real Couples in the Lab. 2020. - 1st Momentary Emotion Elicitation & Capture (MEEC) workshop, co-located with the ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. - Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. [img]
  3. Item Maritsch, Martin; Föll, Simon; Lehmann, Vera; Bérubé, Caterina; Kraus, Mathias; Feuerriegel, Stefan; Kowatsch, Tobias; Züger, Thomas; Stettler, Christoph; Fleisch, Elgar & Wortmann, Felix: Towards Wearable-based Hypoglycemia Detection and Warning in Diabetes. 2020. - ACM CHI 2020 Late Breaking Works. - Honolulu, Hawai’i, USA. [img]
  4. Item Hauser-Ulrich, Sandra; Künzli, Hansjörg; Meier-Peterhans, Danielle & Kowatsch, Tobias (2020) A Smartphone-Based Health Care Chatbot to Promote Self-Management of Chronic Pain (SELMA): Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial. JMIR mHealth and uHealth, 8 (4). [img]
  5. Item Kramer, Jan-Niklas; Künzler, Florian; Mishra, Varun; Smith, Shawna N.; Kotz, David F.; Scholz, Urte; Fleisch, Elgar & Kowatsch, Tobias (2020) Which Components of a Smartphone Walking App Help Users to Reach Personalized Step Goals? Results From an Optimization Trial. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, [img]
  6. Item Teepe, Gisbert & Kowatsch, Tobias: Swiss francs seem to make insured move: comparing daily and monthly financial incentives of a scalable digital health intervention. 2020. - Scalable Digital Innovations in Healthcare: Scale-IT-up! 2020 Workshop, 13th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies (BIOSTEC 2020). - Valletta, Malta. [img]
  7. Item Ollier, Joseph & Kowatsch, Tobias: The doctor will see yourself now: review and discussion of a mass-market self-service technology for medical advice. 2020. - Scalable Digital Innovations in Healthcare: Scale-IT-up! 2020 Workshop, 13th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies (BIOSTEC 2020). - Valletta, Malta. [img]
  8. Item Presset, Bastien; Kramer, Jan-Niklas; Kowatsch, Tobias & Ohl, Fabien (2020) The social meaning of steps: user reception of a mobile health intervention on physical activity. Critical Public Health, [img]
  9. Item Shih, Chen-Hsuan (Iris); Tomita, Naofumi; Lukic, Yanick X.; Reguera, Álvaro Hernández; Fleisch, Elgar & Kowatsch, Tobias (2019) Breeze: Smartphone-based Acoustic Real-time Detection of Breathing Phases for a Gamified Biofeedback Breathing Training. Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies (IMWUT), 3 (4). Article 152. [img]
  10. Item Künzler, Florian; Varun, Mishra; Kramer, Jan-Niklas; Kotz, David; Fleisch, Elgar & Kowatsch, Tobias (2019) Exploring the State-of-Receptivity for mHealth Interventions. Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies (IMWUT), 3 (4). Article 140. [img]
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