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Deborah Estrin

Professor of Computer Science, Cornell Tech
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Deborah Estrin, PhD(MIT 1985), is a Professor of Computer Science at Cornell Tech (, Professor of Public Health at Weill Cornell Medical College, and co-founder of Open mHealth ( Deborah was previously at UCLA directing the NSF Center for Embedded Networked Sensing. She is a pioneer in networked sensing, using mobile and wireless systems to collect and analyze real time data about the physical world and the people who occupy it. Her current focus is on mobile health and small data, leveraging the pervasiveness of mobile devices and digital interactions for health and life management (see TEDMED She is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the National Academy of Engineering.