Existing/Past Studies

ohmage has been used primarily for research in the education and medical fields. Below are some recent studies that have made use of ohmage for their projects!



  • Voice and Depression in Adults

    • McGovern Institute for Brain Research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • N-of-1 Trials Using mHealth in Chronic Pain

    • Richard L. Kravitz, MD, MSPH, Ida Sim (Medicine, University of California San Francisco & Co-Founder openmhealth.org)
  • Studying Diet, Stress, and Exercise Related Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease

    • Nithya Ramanathan (Computer Science, UCLA)
  • High Risk Behaviors in HIV+ Men

    • Dallas Swendeman (Center for HIV Intervention, Prevention, and Treatment Services, UCLA)
  • Social Networks and Risky Behaviors Related to HIV in Men Who Have Sex With Men

    • Scott Comulada (Center for HIV Intervention, Prevention, and Treatment Services, UCLA)
  • ADHD

    • Fred Sabb & Jim McCracken (Neuroscience, Neuropsychiatry, UCLA)
  • Exercise in South Asian Women

    • Namratha Kandula (Medicine, Northwestern University)
  • Mood and Energy in Breast Cancer Survivors

    • Patricia Ganz (Medicine & Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health)
  • Mobilize: Mobilizing LAUSD High School Students in STEM Education

    • Deborah Estrin (Computer Science, Cornell Tech & Co-Founder openmhealth.org), Mark Hansen (Journalism, Columbia University), Hongsuda Tangmunarunkit (UCLA)
  • Monitoring Diabetes in an n-of-1 Trial

    • Deborah Estrin (Computer Science, Cornell Tech & Co-Founder openmhealth.org), Ida Sim (Medicine, University of California San Francisco & Co-Founder openmhealth.org)
  • Exploring PTSD in Veterans

    • Deborah Estrin (Computer Science, Cornell Tech & Co-Founder openmhealth.org), Ida Sim (Medicine, University of California San Francisco & Co-Founder openmhealth.org)
  • NSF Smart and Connected Health project: Behavioral Biomarkers and Contextual Self Report for Chronic Pain and Rheumatoid Arthritis

    • Clinical: C. Reid, V. Bykerk, A. Levine; Technology: T. Choudhury, JP Pollak, G. Gay
  • mHealth for Genomics research with NYGC and Rockefeller: Initial Focus on RA

    • Clinical: D. Orange, R. Darnel
  • mHealth for Weight Management Research

    • Clinical: Erica Phillips; Technology: JP Pollak
  • Behavioral Biomarkers for Post-Surgical Outcomes

    • Clinical: S. Lyman; Technology: Hamzad Persaud
  • mHealth and ohmage in Epidemiological, Psychobiological, and Intervention (Psychotherapy) Research

    • Dr. Gunther Meinlschmidt (PsychTh, Department of Clinical Psychology and Epidemiology, Faculty of Psychology, University of Basel)

Research Publications

Here is a list of publications that are about the ohmage suite itself, or that used ohmage as a research tool.