Jump to content

Day 2 Session 4: Patient Participation in Afib Research Using Consumer Devices

Recommended Posts

2023 Session 8 Banner 1440x550.png

During Patient Participation in Afib Research Using Consumer Devices, Dr. Greg Marcus will talk about what patient-powered research is. He will discuss patient involvement in, and findings of, the I-STOP-AFib N-of-1 Triggers Study, as well as other trials using consumer devices (such as the Heartline Study and the Apple Heart Study). Dr. Marcus will also share about upcoming studies using consumer devices.

Then, Mellanie is excited to share an Overview of Patient-Driven Research, in which she’ll talk about the evolution of research from patient-powered to patient-driven, and even patient-funded. She’ll share what patient-driven and patient-funded research is happening and how patients can get involved.

Following our talks, we will have a Q&A with Dr. Marcus and Mellanie. 

This session is particularly exciting because it will set up for the presentation on Sunday morning by Dr. Bianca Brundel about her research, which we in the afib patient community are helping to fund. 

Patient-powered research gives us a voice in getting answers about topics that are important to us.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Unfortunately, your content contains terms that we do not allow. Please edit your content to remove the highlighted words below.
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


  • Create New...