Dr. Piette is a Professor of Global Public Health and Internal Medicine, the Director of the University of Michigan Center for Managing Chronic Disease, and a VA Senior Research Career Scientist. His research focuses on developing and evaluating novel strategies for using patient-facing health technology to improve the accessibility and quality of care for patients with chronic illnesses in the US and low/middle-income countries. Dr. Piette is a frequent speaker on mobile technology and behavior change in the US and internationally. He currently leads programs designed to support crisis lines and call centers dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic in Latin America.
While more people are using video to stay connected these days, Be My Eyes and University of Michigan have been using video for some time to bridge different worlds to bring sight to the blind and address the epidemic of loneliness respectively. Join us for a panel discussion on how they are using Twilio Video to bring about positive change in the world.