Mobile App for a Clinical Trials DatabaseTechnology #ua15-128
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- Charles Cairns Vice Dean, Medicine Administration
- Wayne Peterson Assistant Director, UITS-Administrative Computing
- Keith Wilburn Assistant Dean, COM Info Tech Services
- Michele Norin Co-Director, CCIT
- Maria Vega Director, COM Info Tech Services
- Rita Ellsworth Director, AHS Biocommunications
- Brett Bendickson Architect, UITS
- Max Lieberman Manager, COM Info Tech Services
- Syed Hussain Application System Analyst, COM Info Tech Services
- Ami Buczek Applications Systems Analyst/Developer, Sr, UITS
- David Celaya Applications Systems Analyst/Developer, Senior, AHS BioCommunications
- Marcus Bates Manager Enterprise Application Development
- Delfina Gaxiola Manager, Sr VP Health Sciences
- Managed By
- Lewis Humphreys Licensing Manager (520) 626-2574
AZiCATS NOW is a website and a mobile application that provides access to ongoing AZiCATS studies and active national studies to both investigators and patients. Patients can search for clinical trials that may potentially be lifesaving while investigators can recruit patients for their clinical trials.
The US mHealth applications market in 2015 is projected at $391.9 million and the compound annual growth rate is 11.3%. Multiple innovative solutions are currently available with a web-based database as one of the most important tools connecting patients to clinical trials. The new pricing model for mobile applications is named freemium. In this model, mobile applications are available for free download but extra features will need to be paid for to subsidize the overall cost of these emerging health technologies
- Provides access to AziCATS studies and national studies through searching disease condition, treatment, and study site locations.
- The mobile app includes a distance function to identify studies within Arizona even if Internet access is unavailable.
- The website will be focused towards patients and the mobile app will be focused towards health care providers.
- The providers will also be able to communicate information to patients when connected and offline.
- The mobile application and website will also be translated into Spanish, Hopi, and Navajo.
- Small bio-tech startups
- Health database companies
- Tool to aggregate clinical trials to both the investigators and the patients
Licensing Manager, Eller College of Management
University of Arizona, Tech Launch Arizona