The Center for Technology and Health (CTH) at National Development and Research Institutes is an interdisciplinary research and development group focused on the creative and systematic application of cutting-edge technologies to the health sciences and health care. CTH is dedicated to using technological advances to achieve a new level of understanding of health behavior and to develop innovative tools that may effectively expand the reach of evidence-based, health-related interventions.
As a dynamic community of scientists and technologists, CTH focuses on a broad array of health-related issues of public health significance, including substance use disorders and addiction, mental health disorders, impulse control disorders, the acquisition and progression of infectious diseases, and the evolution of health care systems. CTH develops and evaluates sophisticated technologies focused on health behavior assessment and monitoring and the dissemination of evidence-based and cost-effective educational, prevention and treatment interventions.
Goals of The Center for Technology and Health: