User Profile: Brigitte Piniewski

Brigitte Piniewski (bpiniewski)
PeaceHealth Laboratories
Contact Information

Privacy settings prevent us from displaying this information.
You may be able to see more details if you login

Mailing address

United States


Privacy settings prevent us from displaying this information.
You may be able to see more details if you login


Privacy settings prevent us from displaying this information.
You may be able to see more details if you login


You must be logged in to add relationships.
Click here to log in.

QR Code

If you are this person, please use the following QR code on your badge or on your poster - this links users with a QR scanner/mobile device to your public profile page.


Bio statement

Brigitte Piniewski, MD is currently the Chief Medical Officer at PeaceHealth Laboratories, Springfield, Oregon. For the Continua Health Alliance, Dr Piniewski acts as Vice Chair for the Market Adoption Working Group. Dr Piniewski is advancing the value proposition of crowd based approaches to gathering evidence-based health intelligence. This will anchor a new scientific discipline (eScience) and enable reachability management of complex living systems. By collecting high yield health data from lightly instrumented communities through low cost scalable technology solutions, crowds will be able to pro-actively co-produce optimal and sustainable health futures. Recent papers include “Empowering Healthcare Patients with Smart Technology” IEEE Computer Society July 2010 and a US EU collaborative technical report, “Nudging lifestyles for better health outcomes: crowdsourced data and persuasive technologies for behavior change” JRC-IPTS EUR 24785 EN - 2011. Dr Piniewski earned her medical degree from the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C. and completed her internship at McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Dr. Piniewski is a primary care specialist who has practiced for several years in both the US and Canada. She is currently based in Portland, Oregon.


Attended Medicine 2.0'11 (Stanford University, USA)
Friday, September 16, 2011 to Sunday, September 18, 2011
Click here to visit this conference's website

Accepted Abstracts

Medicine 2.0'11 (Stanford University, USA)

Crowd Accelerated Health Inteligence: Impact on Policy Making
Brigitte Piniewski*, Cristiano Codagnone, David Osimo

In this paper, the authors discuss the recent decades of preventable poor health which have spread across the globe with tsunami-like intensity. Despite the massive health impact we are witnessing today, adequate prediction and/or prevention mechanisms remain grossly underdeveloped. Hence this tsunami continues to threaten the future prosperity of our nations bringing economies throughout the globe to their knees. Yet, core to this discussion is that preventable poor health is by definition...

Published With

This user's work may be related to

Users who said they have met Brigitte Piniewski

Users who have said they have met Brigitte Piniewski and who Brigitte Piniewski says they have met

Click here to edit your profile page

Medicine 2.0® is happy to support and promote other conferences and workshops in this area. Contact us to produce, disseminate and promote your conference or workshop under this label and in this event series. In addition, we are always looking for hosts of future World Congresses. Medicine 2.0® is a registered trademark of JMIR Publications Inc., the leading academic ehealth publisher.
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.