Mobilise-D links with Voice Global to promote global patient engagement

We are pleased to announce that Mobilise-D is now using the Voice Global platform as part of our Patient and Public Involvement and Engagement (PPIE) activities.  Voice Global is an international network of citizens who come together to provide insights, ideas and experiences to researchers to help drive innovation for ageing and improve health research. Voice is a community of patients,…

Episode 5: Digitalisation in medicine from a doctor’s point of view

The development of new digital technologies can help doctors and researchers to monitor physical functioning and health in a patient’s own home environment. This impacts how diagnoses are made, how therapies are monitored, and how we look at the impact of symptoms on the individual. In this episode of our Spotlight series, you can read about our German Mobiliser Hanna Hildesheim, how she ended up in research, and what thoughts she has…

A new Mobilise-D scoping review: The clinical utility of digital mobility outcomes

Walking has the potential to be a rich indicator of health in many medical conditions. In recent years, scientific research has proposed more than 100 digital mobility outcomes (DMOs) that could be used to assess walking, and thereby monitor health status, using digital technologies. Though they show great promise, these DMOs require further validation.  Researchers must…

Mobilise-D Patient and Public Information Pack

The PPAG has developed a document that explains Mobilise-D and its aims to the public. The Mobilise-D PPAG group met for the first time in April 2021. During this introductory meeting we agreed terms of reference for the group and discussed their role in the Mobilise-D consortium. As part of this, the group felt that…

Public Newsletter Jan-Aug 2021

Our public newsletter is out now! Stay up to date on what has happened in Mobilise-D over the last few months. This newsletter consists of all our news from January to August 2021. Read it HERE. Remember to FOLLOW us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.Subscribe to our Newsletter.

Novartis job opportunity for analysis of wearable sensor data for Digital Mobility Outcomes

Novartis is now looking for a Digital Data Scientist to join their group and participate in their ground-breaking medical research activities that redefine the grammar for medicine in the post-genome era. The Digital Data Scientist in Novartis will understand complex and critical business problems, formulate integrated analytical approach to mine data sources, employ statistical methods…

Episode 4: The Cyclone Challenge – Mobiliser raising money for PD UK

The day had finally arrived. The day for the Cyclone Challenge Ride. Saturday, July 03, the day mobiliser Alison Yarnall and her friend Naomi were going to ride their bicycles for 108 miles (173,8 km). The day they wanted to raise money for a good cause. The day they raised money for Parkinson’s UK.  The reason why Alison wanted to raise money for Parkinson’s UK by racing 108 miles can be explained by…

EMA Public Support for Mobilise-D: Follow-up

In the first year of Mobilise-D, we asked the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for Qualification Advice regarding Digital Mobility Outcomes (DMOs). EMA published their first letter of support in April 2020 that publicly endorsed our initial stage in the wider objective of the Mobilise-D consortium to pursue the qualification of Digital Mobility Outcomes (DMOs) as…

Episode 3: Making a difference in people’s lives – Silvia Del Din awarded a NUAcT Fellowship.

Our Mobilise-D colleague Dr. Silvia Del-Din has always been fascinated by research and the idea of “making a difference in people’s lives”. Here she explains her role in Mobilise-D, her new NUAcT fellowship at Newcastle University, and her perspective on how remote monitoring can revolutionize healthcare.  Silvia (37) was born in Agordo in the North-East of Italy and is a great fan of travelling and hiking. In her professional life, she has been involved in research for more than 10 years now. But how did a young girl from a small town nestled in the Dolomites, end up doing…