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May 18, 2017 12:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society
Harvard Law School, 23 Everett St., 2nd floor, Cambridge, MA

The Digital Health @ Harvard brown bag lunch series features speakers from Harvard as well as collaborators and colleagues from other institutions who research the intersection between health and digital technology. The series is cosponsored by the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University and the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at Harvard Law School. The goal of the series is to discuss ongoing research in this research area, share new developments, identify opportunities for collaboration, and explore the digital health ecosystem more generally. 

These lunches are free and open to the public.

Please bring your own lunch; light refreshments and snacks will be served.

This Month

JP Onnela is Assistant Professor of Biostatistics, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. His research involves two interrelated research themes. In statistical network science, the study of network representations of physical, biological, and social phenomena, he focuses on social and biological networks and their connection to human health. In digital phenotyping, the moment-by-moment quantification of the individual-level human phenotype using data from digital devices, he focuseson psychiatric disorders.


The series consists of a monthly 60-minute brown bag lunch, which will take place on the last Thursday of each month throughout 2017, from 12-1pm. Additional dates are listed below. Please bring your own lunch; light refreshments and snacks will be served.

The lunches will begin with a 15-20 minute presentation by the speaker, followed by 40-45 minutes of discussion. The venue for the brown bags will rotate among various co-hosts. 

Additional Dates

  • Thursday, June 29, 12-1pm

  • Thursday, July 27, 12-1pm

  • Thursday, August 31, 12-1pm

  • Thursday, September 28, 12-1pm

  • Thursday, October 26, 12-1pm

  • Thursday, November 30, 12-1pm

  • Thursday, December 21, 12-1pm (note: this date has been shifted due to Harvard's winter break)


bioethics   genetics   health information technology   mental health