Michael Sobolev is a behavioral scientist with expertise in technology, behavior change, and health.
Research interests include behavioral design of technology, behavior change and digital nudging, mobile health (mHealth), and behavioral data science.
Behavioral Scientist @ Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California and a Visiting Scholar @ USC Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics.
Previously a Postdoctoral Fellow in Computer and Information Science at Cornell Tech (2017-2021) and Postdoctoral Fellow in Health Technology and Digital Innovation at Northwell Health (2019-2021) in New York City.
The secret to happiness is low expectations and a good cup of coffee.
Going to present our work on "Active Choice and Patient Preferences in Clinical Trials" at the 2023 Advances with Field Experiments (AFE) Conference at the University of Chicago, Sep 21-22, 2023 and at the 2023 Nudges in Health Care Symposium at the University of Pennsylvania, Sep 14-15.
Going to present our work on "Online Choice Architecture" at the 2nd International Behavioral Public Policy Conference at Duke University. Previous presented this work also at the Behavioral Science and Public Policy (BSPA) conference.
Presented my work on "Digital Nudging: Using Technology to Nudge for Good" at the The Design Lab @ UCSD.
Presented at the Society of Behavioral Medicine (SBM) annual conference on "Time-varying Model of Engagement".
Delivered a keynote lecture on "Digital Nudging: Personalization and Optimization" at the 2022 IEEE ICDM workshop on AI for Nudging and Personalization.
My work on "Behavioral Science in the Wild: The Digital Nudge" was featured at the Rotman Management Magazine
Deborah Estrin (Cornell Tech)
Inbal (Billie) Nahum-Shani (U of Michigan)
David Wetter (U of Utah)
Aaron Setiz (Northeastren)
Ori Plonsky (Technion)
Sarah Salvy (Cedars-Sinai)
Ofir Turel (U of Melbourne)
Partnership to End Addiction
The Truth Initiative
UCR Brain Games Center