Advisory Board

  • Prof. Dr. Elgar Fleisch

    Chair of Information Management, Department of Management, Technology and Economics, ETH Zurich, and Chair of Operations Management, Institute of Technology Management, University of St.Gallen.

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  • Lisa Marsch, PhD

    Director of the Dartmouth Center for Technology and Behavioral Health (c4tbh.org), Director of the Northeast Node of the National Drug Abuse Clinical Trials Network and the Andrew G. Wallace Professor within the Department of Psychiatry at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College, USA.

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  • Prof. Dr. Urte Scholz

    Chair of Applied Social and Health Psychology, Department of Psychology, University of Zurich

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  • Prof. Dr. Florian von Wangenheim

    Chair of Technology Marketing, Department of Management, Technology and Economics, ETH Zurich

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Center Leadership

  • Dr. Tobias Kowatsch
    Scientific Director

    Doctor of Philosophy in Management (Ph.D.), MSc in Business Informatics, MSc in Computer Science in Media & Dipl.-Inform. (FH) in Computer Science in Media
    FocusDesign and evaluation of digital health interventions.
  • Matthias Heuberger
    Director CSS Health Lab

    MA in International Relations and Affairs

Research Team

  • Filipe Barata
    Ph.D. candidate and doctoral researcher at the CSS Health Lab

    MSc in Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
    FocusDesign and evaluation of digital health interventions for asthma.
  • Sigrid Beer-Borst
    Senior Researcher

    MSc in Human Nutrition and Home Economics
    FocusPublic health nutrition and technology-driven diet interventions
  • Andreas Filler
    Ph.D. candidate and doctoral researcher at the Health-IS Lab

    MSc in Computer Science in Media and Dipl.-Inform. (FH) in Computer Science in Media
    FocusHealth information systems architect & lead developer of the open source MobileCoach platform.

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  • Jan-Niklas Kramer
    Ph.D. candidate and doctoral researcher at the CSS Health Lab

    MSc in Organizational Behavior and Adaptive Cognition
    FocusDesign and evaluation of digital physical activity interventions.
  • Florian Künzler
    Ph.D. candidate and doctoral researcher at the CSS Health Lab

    MSc in Management, Technology and Economics
    FocusDesign and evaluation of digital health interventions for diabetes.
  • Sergei Liubich
    Ph.D. candidate and doctoral researcher at the Health-IS Lab

    MSc in Computer Science
    FocusEmotion recognition for MobileCoach interventions.
  • Marcia Katharina Nißen
    Ph.D. candidate and doctoral researcher at the Technology Marketing Chair of Prof. Florian von Wangenheim

    MSc in Industrial Engineering
    FocusDesign and evaluation of digital health interventions for asthma and diabetes.
  • Dominik Rüegger
    Ph.D. candidate and doctoral researcher at the Health-IS Lab

    MSc in Computer Science
    FocusDesign of a MobileCoach-based intervention for intentional personality change.
  • Chen-Hsuan (Iris) Shih
    Ph.D. candidate and doctoral researcher at the Health-IS Lab

    MSc in Computer Science
    FocusDesign and evaluation of health information systems on the PathMate2 project.
  • Ioannis Tarnanas, PhD
    Senior Researcher

    PhD in Neuroscience, MSc in Computer Science, BSc in Cognitive Psychology
    FocusDesign of a MobileCoach-based intervention for people with mild cognitive impairment.
  • Peter Tinschert
    Ph.D. candidate and doctoral researcher at the CSS Health Lab

    MSc in Business Psychology
    FocusDesign and evaluation of digital health interventions for asthma.
  • Dr. Dirk Volland

    Dr. oec., Dipl.-Winf. (Business Informatics)
    FocusImpact of technology-driven innovations in healthcare.

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Affiliated

  • Prof. em. Dr.Dr.h.c. Hubert Österle

    Research Head Independent Living

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Bachelor & Master Students

  • Jael Denicola
    Master Student

    2017
    Focus Characteristics of a diabetes self management app: Identification of patient needs and comparison of existing solutions

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  • Dr. med. Mirco Kunz
    Master Student

    2017
    Focus Digital Motivational Interviewing for the MobileCoach Platform

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  • David Boutellier
    Master Student

    2017
    Focus Cash Flow Modelling of Digital Asthma Interventions in the Healthcare System

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  • Michael Klemmer
    Master Student

    2017
    FocusDevelopment of an Application Enabling Separation of Audible Symptoms for People with Chronic Diseases

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  • Susanna Giovanna Nicola Groth
    Master Student

    2017
    FocusEfficacy of a biofeedback-based breathing exercise

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  • Robert Jakob
    Master Student

    2016
    FocusBehavior Change Techniques in mHealth Interventions for People with Asthma
  • Mauro Ammann
    Bachelor Student

    2016
    FocusDigital Health Business Models
  • Jannie Reher
    Bachelor Student

    2015-2016
    FocusJob strain detection by mouse movements.

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  • Anna Tanner
    Bachelor Student

    2015
    FocusEvaluation of a MobileCoach-based intervention for adolescents with eating disorders
  • Lea Bollhalder
    Master Student

    2015-2016
    FocusLiterature review on mental health information systems

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  • Renzo Hunziker
    Bachelor Student

    2015
    FocusHealth economic evaluation of IT-supported mental health interventions
  • Alexander Müdespacher
    Master Student

    2015
    FocusDesign of a MobileCoach-based intervention for adolescents with eating disorders

Alumni

  • Fabian Wahle
    Founder Altoida

    FocusArtificial Intelligence in emerging Health Information Systems with emphasis on Machine Learning and Big Data

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  • Gabriella Chiesa
    Director CSS Health Lab

    MSc Pharmacy
  • Niklas Elser
    Director CSS Health Lab

    MA HSG in Strategy and International Management & MSc CEMS MIM
  • Dr. Flavius Kehr

    Dr. des. oec.
    FocusSupporting human behavior by technology with a focus on privacy and health care.
  • Jannie Reher
    Student Assistant

    FocusStudy Design & Evaluation

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  • Anja Hörni
    Research Associate

    MSc Psychology
    FocusDesign of health interventions

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  • Anna Hanulova
    Research Associate

    MSc Computer Science
    FocusDevelopment of Health Information Systems

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  • Jost Schweinfurther
    Research Associate

    Dipl.-Designer (FH)
    FocusInteraction design of health information systems

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  • René Eber
    Bachelor Student

    2014
    FocusHealth economic evaluation of IT-supported interventions
  • Leonard Witteler
    Bachelor Student
    & Co-Founder of
    MovingTwice

    2013-2014
    FocusMobile Sports Applications
  • Andreas Hächler
    Master Student

    2013-2014
    FocusTop 10 eHealth Applications
  • Andres Saxer
    Bachelor Student

    2013
    FocusBusiness Models for eHealth
  • Jeanine Wiedemeier
    Master Student

    2013
    FocusGamification in Online Psychotherapy
  • Ioana Dabacan
    Master Student

    2012
    FocusPersuasive Technology
  • David Brückner
    Master Student

    2012
    FocusMobile After-Care Operations
  • Sarah Schellenberg
    Bachelor Student

    2012
    FocusHealth Insurance Mobile Apps