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A sampling of news stories about our work.

May, 2016
Penn Medicine News Blog

Introducing the Penn Medicine Nudge Unit directed by Mitesh Patel

May, 2016
Mack Institute

Spotlight on the 2016 Penn Healthcare Innovation Challenge program, a partnership between the Center, Penn’s Medicine Musculoskeletal Center, the Wharton Innovation & Design Club, the Mack Institute for Innovation Management, and Smart Design.  Additional coverage: Smart Design


April, 2016
Australian Broadcasting Corporation

How does anecdote square up against science in the fitness tracker revolution?  Mitesh Patel weighs in

April, 2016
National Institute for Health Care Management Foundation

David Asch and Kevin Volpp's article named as a finalist for a NIHCM Foundation Research Award

April, 2016

Coverage of our latest article published online in the Journal of General Internal Medicine.  Additional coverage: American Journal of Managed Care

April, 2016
Knowledge at Wharton

Mitesh Patel talks about the kinds of incentives and structures most likely to get people to adopt healthier habits

April, 2016
Penn LDI

Video and text report from Innovation Accelerator Pitch Day

April, 2016
Genome Magazine

Coverage of Mitesh Patel's research on wearable technology



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