Press

CBC Spark (radio, online)

9/28/18

We trust our virtual assistants more than we should

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The New Yorker (online)

5/22/18

Automated health care offers freedom from shame, but is that what patients need?

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CNBC (online)

11/13/17

An A.I. designed to guide humans through the end of life is already among us

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Smithsonian.com (online)

9/29/17

Can a chatbot help you prepare for death?

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CNET (online)

9/21/17

New chatbots will help people accept death

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Motherboard (online)

9/21/17

New chatbots will help people accept death

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The Washington Times (print & online)

9/20/17

Boston scientists test 'chatbot' that offers spiritual, emotional guidance to terminall ill

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International Business Times (online)

9/20/17

This chatbot could help the elderly make difficult end-of-life decisions

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News @ Northeastern (online)

9/20/17

Professor designs chatbot to help, comfort patients in last years of their lives

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New Scientist (online)

9/18/17

End-of-life chatbot can help you with difficult final decisions

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CBC Spark (radio & online)

6/25/17

A robotic couples counsellor that doesn't judge

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Boston Globe (print & online)

6/16/17

Innovation of the Week: Robo-counselor for couples

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Elderbranch (online)

11/18/13

Ageing, the Central Nervous System, and Mobility

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Wall Street Journal (print & online)

5/27/13

A Virtual Coach Spurs Patients With Parkinson's

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WBUR (radio & online)

5/1/13

Could Talking With Virtual 'Gabby' Help Prep You For Pregnancy?

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Boston Magazine (print & online)

5/2/13

Virtual Patient Advocates Help With Pre-Natal Care

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Mobihealth News (online)

5/2/13

Virtual patient advocate shows promise in reducing risky pregnancies

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New York Times (newspaper)

3/27/12

Learning to Breast-Feed From an Avatar

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Medical Xpress (web)

3/12

Avatar teaches breastfeeding benefits and techniques

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examiner.com (web)

3/12

Avatars: the lactation consultants of the future?

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Boston Globe (print & online)

2/12

Dieting? There's an app for fat. Virtual coaching and other online services can help people lose weight

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MIT Technology Review (web)

11/11

The Virtual Nurse Will See You Now

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Fast Company (web)

11/11

The Virtual Nurse Will See You Now

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Washington Post (newspaper)

10/11

Medicare may penalize hospitals that readmit too many patients

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The Wall Street Journal Online (web)

6/11

Don't Come Back, Hospitals Say

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Ivanhoe Newswire (TV)

11/09

Virtual Nurse: Always on Call

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Health Leaders Media (web)

4/09

Virtual Patient Advocate Could Enhance Health Literacy

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CARING (Nursing Informatics newsletter)

12/08

Medical simulation takes new leaps with patient 'avatars' virtually visiting medical students and nurse avatars providing discharge planning to hospital patients

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Boston Museum of Science

1/25/08

Relational Agents [mp3 podcast]

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New England Cable News

1/17/08

Computer Characters Making Friends [mp4 video]

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Mass High Tech

12/14/07

Good night, nurse! BMC tests virtual RN for discharges

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NurseZone.com

6/8/07

Virtual Health Coach Encourages Physical Activity, Health Awareness

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Boston Globe

5/21/07

'Laura' makes digital health coaching personal

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Mass High Tech

4/6/07

Piloting a virtual health care helper: Partners Healthcare System to run trials of weight-loss coach 'Laura'

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NPR

3/5/07

Virtual House Calls

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Christian Science Monitor

12/18/06

What if your laptop knew how you felt?

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Boston Globe

8/21/06

Health coach gets seniors moving

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