(San Francisco) -- Mytrus co-founder and COO Anthony Costello will be a guest speaker on Thursday, August 4th at the California Healthcare Initiative conference titled "Take this Pill and Tweet Me in the Morning: How Advances in Social Media and Mobile Health are Creating Consumer-Centric Healthcare."
The conference will focus on innovation in healthcare technology and Costello's specific session is title "What are the Latest Health and Social Media Tools, Who’s Making Them, and What Do They Do?"
Founded in 2009, Mytrus is a privately held e-clinical technology company specializing in patient-centered electronic informed consent and data collection tools. After receiving the first FDA approvals for remote electronic consent and virtual data collection, Mytrus has gone on to develop new technologies for patients including ePRO and EDC tools usable from home and mobile devices, bio-sample consent tracking technology, site training and e-learning applications, and patient home dashboards for tracking clinical study progress and data. Mytrus also holds an exclusive patent for conducting virtual clinical trials in the US. Mytrus investors include BioClinica and inVentiv Health.