Is Technology Good for Your Health?


From the Dean:
Is Technology Good For Your Health


Managing Medical Miracles
New medical technologies have enormous potential to improve health, but who decides which device is appropriate, and who pays? A new center at the School looks for solutions to the complex set of challenges introduced by these medical miracles.

IT to the Rescue: Improving Community Health Via the Web
We know the Internet can connect us individually to health information—but how can we harness the power of information technology to improve the health of our communities?

Susan Desmond-Hellmann
Improving Patients’ Lives on a Broad Scale

Working Together to Turn Research Into Action
The Integrated Healthcare Association (IHA), an Oakland-based nonprofit committed to improving the efficiency and quality of health care in California, is a key partner working with the new Berkeley Center for Health Technology (BCHT).

Student Spotlight: Terrence Lo:
Evaluating Telemedicine Clinics in Rural India

Alumni Spotlight: Sandra Shewry
Synonymous With Public Service For California