Do you manage your diabetes through self-quantification devices/apps? Please share your experience with us: call to participate in a study on diabetes self-management

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Do you have Type 2 diabetes and a smartphone?

Do you monitor your blood glucose levels regularly?

Are you interested in using self-tracking devices/apps to track other things about your health too, and seeing all your data in one place?

 

If this is you, please register interest at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ZQ7HZR7

 

We are looking for people to try out self-tracking apps over one week and to comment on their experience in interviews at the start and at the end of the study (1 hour per interview). Volunteers will receive a $25 Amazon gift voucher per interview.

 

The information you provide in the study will be entirely confidential. This study is part of a larger research project investigating people’s health self-tracking practices and it has approval from the University of Melbourne’s Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC 1339336).

 

If you would like further information please contact Manal Almalki at: malmalki@student.unimelb.edu.au

 

I look forward to you taking part in the study and would like to thank you in advance for your assistance, time and consideration.

 

Best regards,

Manal Almalki

PhD candidate

The University of Melbourne

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About HaBIC

The Health and Biomedical Informatics Centre (HaBIc) at the University of Melbourne. Our goal is to build collaborations that advance human health through the shared development and application of expert knowledge about information and communication technologies for healthcare and biomedical research. The unit has an interdisciplinary focus and works closely with researchers from across The University of Melbourne, particularly Institute for a Broadband Enabled Society, Computing and Information Systems, the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre, The Melbourne School of Medicine and the Melbourne School of Engineering.
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