With the recent growth in popularity of wearables, are fun stepping competitions with your friends the advent of something more sinister? Come and hear about advances in health data science from Dr Heather Morgan, and what they might mean.
Heather is a multidisciplinary social scientist whose training spans law, French language, forensic medicine, philosophy, gender studies, social research, sociology, criminology and health services research. She is Lecturer in Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, and has a special interest in digital health and daily life. Heather belongs to several national and international research groups and is co-founder of the SAGES Fora ‘Pollinating Wellbeing’. Heather is co-creator/developer of Aberdeen’s original, free-to-play, location-based, augmented reality game for iOS devices: [m]apping.
This talk is part of the Cambridge Science Festival 2018.
— This is a free and non-ticketed event.
Doors open at 18:45 so arrive early to avoid disappointment.
Starts at 19:00 and finish around 20:30.
Drinks and snacks will be available to purchase from the cafe.