December 2, 2020

Technology & Adolescent Health and Development: Promises and Challenges

The Adolescent and Young Adult Research Network has supported a special supplement, published by the Journal of Adolescent Health in August 2020.

Focused on innovative digital technologies to improve adolescent and young adult health, the supplement presents articles that address a range of topics to advance the scope and reach of technology. Topics include:

  • Equity, inclusivity, and innovation
  • Leveraging technology from a developmental science perspective
  • Technology and youth-led participatory research
  • Technology and clinical preventive services
  • A theoretically grounded intervention for health behavior change using 3D gaming and interactive narrative technologies
  • Preconception care using a web-based, virtual animated health counselor
  • Artificial intelligence

With Research Network support, all articles are available via open-access here.

Check back soon for a brief highlighting key findings from the supplement articles.