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 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]
  2. 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]
  3. Item Züger, Thomas; Lehmann, Vera; Kraus, Mathias; Feuerriegel, Stefan; Kowatsch, Tobias; Wortmann, Felix; Laimer, Markus; Fleisch, Elgar & Stettler, Christoph: HEADWIND: Design and Evaluation of a Vehicle Hypoglycemia Warning System in Diabetes – A Proof of Principle Study,. [Conference or Workshop Item] [img]
  4. Item Kowatsch, Tobias; Otto, Lena; Harperink, Samira; Cotti, Amanda & Schlieter, Hannes (2019) A design and evaluation framework for digital health interventions. it – Information Technology, 61 (5-6). 253-263. [img]
  5. Item Boateng, George; Santhanam, Prabhakaran; Lüscher, Janina; Scholz, Urte & Kowatsch, Tobias: Poster: DyMand – An Open-Source Mobile and Wearable System for Assessing Couples’ Dyadic Management of Chronic Diseases. 2019. - 25th Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (MobiCom). - Los Cabos, Mexico. [img]
  6. Item Kowatsch, Tobias; Harperink, Samira; Dittler, Ullrich; Xiao, Grace; Stanger, Catherine; Oswald, Helmut & Moeller, Alexander: A digital assistant for healthcare providers targeting 10 to 15-year-old patients with asthma and their family: results from a pilot study. [Conference or Workshop Item] [img]
  7. Item Lüscher, Janina; Kowatsch, Tobias; Boateng, George; Santhanam, Santhanam; Bodenmann, Guy & Scholz, Urte (2019) Social Support and Common Dyadic Coping in Couples' Dyadic Management of Type II Diabetes: Protocol for an Ambulatory Assessment Application. JMIR Research Protocols, 8 (10). [img]
  8. Item Boateng, George; Santhanam, Prabhakaran; Lüscher, Janina; Scholz, Urte & Kowatsch, Tobias: VADLite: An Open-Source Lightweight System for Real-Time Voice Activity Detection on Smartwatches. 2019. - 4th International Workshop on Mental Health: Sensing & Intervention, co-located with the 2019 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp). - London, UK. [img]
  9. Item Maritsch, Martin; Bérubé, Caterina; Kraus, Mathias; Lehmann, Vera; Züger, Thomas; Feuerriegel, Stefan; Kowatsch, Tobias & Wortmann, Felix: Improving Heart Rate Variability Measurements from Consumer Smartwatches with Machine Learning. 2019. - 4th International Workshop on Mental Health: Sensing & Intervention, co-located with the 2019 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp). - London, UK. [img]
  10. Item Kowatsch, Tobias; Fischer-Taeschler, Doris; Putzing, Fabian; Bürki, Pius; Stettler, Christoph; Chiesa-Tanner, Gabriella & Fleisch, Elgar: Die digitale Pille für chronische Krankheiten. In Pfannstiel, Mario A.; Da-Cruz, Patrick & Mehlich, Harald (ed.): Digitale Transformation von Dienstleistungen im Gesundheitswesen VI. Heidelberg, Germany : Springer Gabler, 2019, S. 205-231.
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