National University of Singapore
14:00 Hands-On Evaluation Session: Leveraging Mobile Apps for Medication Adherence in Pharmacovigilanc
During the first part of the session, Dr Yap will first explain the importance of medication adherence in patient safety and strategies to systematically assess existing digital health applications. This will be followed by a practical session where delegates will get to apply the concepts learnt via a hands-on exercise. The results of the mobile application evaluation will be analyzed and released on Day 2 during lunchtime. The following questions will be discussed:
• How do you choose a set of evaluation criteria that best fit your needs:
– Generic vs. specific
– Demographic profile vs. therapeutic area
• What are the features that clinicians and patients look out for in apps and drug databases?
• Exploring effective change management strategies