Joe Cafazzo

Joe Cafazzo

Degrees, Title/Position:
PhD PEng
Associate Professor, Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, and Institute of Health Policy Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
Lead - Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, and Senior Director - Medical Engineering & Healthcare Human Factors, University Health Network

Goal Groups/Integration Themes:
Registry & Clinical Trials and New Therapies

Research Description:

Dr. Joseph Cafazzo is Lead for the Centre for Global eHealth Innovation.

He is an active researcher of the use of technology to facilitate patient self-care of complex chronic conditions such as diabetes, asthma, end-stage renal disease, and congestive heart failure. He has advised and conducted research for public sector policy makers and private sector medical technology companies on the design and safety of technology in healthcare.

He has contributed to the development and promotion of the artificial pancreas, critically developing device interoperability standards, analyzing user experience, and examining technical platforms.

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Home Page/Departmental Page:

Centre for Global eHealth Innovation