Phone: (407) 882-1496
David Metcalf has more than 20 years' experience in the
design and research of web-based and mobile technologies converging to enable
learning and healthcare. Dr. Metcalf is Director of the Mixed Emerging
Technology Integration Lab (METIL) at UCF's Institute for Simulation and
Training. The team has built mHealth solutions, simulations, games, eLearning,
mobile and enterprise IT systems for Google, J&J, VA, U.S. military and
UCF's College of Medicine among others. Recent projects include Lake Nona’s Intelligent
Home and transmedia, adaptive learning projects using mobile, AR and sims. Dr.
Metcalf encourages spinoffs from the lab as part of the innovation process and
has launched Merging Traffic and several other for-profit and nonprofit
ventures as examples. In addition to research and commercial investments, he
supports social entrepreneurship in education and health. Dr. Metcalf continues
to bridge the gap between corporate learning and simulation techniques and
non-profit and social entrepreneurship. Simulation, mobilization, mobile
patient records and medical decision support systems, visualization systems,
scalability models, secure mobile data communications, gaming, innovation
management and operational excellence are current research topics. Dr. Metcalf
frequently presents at industry and research events shaping business strategy
and use of technology to improve learning, health and human performance.
more information see http://metil.org.
He is the
co-editor/author of Blockchain Enabled Applications (2018), Connected Health
(2017), HIMSS mHealth Innovation (2014) and the HIMSS best-seller mHealth: From
Smartphones to Smart Systems (2012).
Specialties:Innovation Management, Strategy, mHealth, mLearning, Healthcare IT,
Learning strategy, technology advisement and investing. Research and design
capabilities for cost-effective real-world learning and simulation initiatives.