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Our vision is to be at the forefront of digital health innovation, research, and implementation. We intend to reach these goals by building bridges across diverse communities of scientists to promote team science and collaboration. We are committed to catalyzing groundbreaking research to expand the use of digital tools in addressing major health care challenges worldwide.

Digital Global Health: We strive to improve global health by ensuring digital health solutions are accessible and affordable for everyone, regardless of socioeconomic status or geographic location. Our goal is to conduct and support research that focuses on the ethical and equitable implementation of digital solutions on a global scale.


Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare: We recognize the vital role of healthcare professionals and strive to enhance their capabilities through digital tools and technologies, including innovations in AI. Using digital and AI-driven health solutions, we can streamline clinical workflows and drive more efficient clinical research.


Aging and Longevity: We are dedicated to pioneering advancements in digital health to enhance the well-being of older adults. Through digital interventions, telehealth solutions, and innovative health monitoring systems, we strive to empower older individuals to manage their health effectively and maintain independence.


New Cures for Rare Diseases: The current digital transformation coincides with cutting-edge discoveries in the areas of stem cell and gene therapies, aiding millions of people with genetic diseases. We will support research that empowers patients to actively participate in their health care through digital tools and platforms.


Mental Health and Well-being: We aim to understand the effects of the global digital transformation on well-being and mental health, and to identify how digital tools can enhance mental health support. A key focus will be assessing the effects of digitization on youth well-being.