Eugene Medynskiy

Eugene Medynskiy

ADC member since

February 27, 2011

Eugene Medynskiy is a fifth-year Ph.D. candidate in the Human-Centered Computing program at the Georgia Institute of Technology. He works with Professor Elizabeth Mynatt in the Everyday Computing Lab.

Eugene's research focuses on designing systems for individuals who are trying to realize personal health and wellness goals. He is investigating how self-monitoring, together with strategies that increase self-efficacy, can improve the likelihood of goal achievement. He is developing a system, called Salud!, which supports users in selecting and managing appropriate goals through tracking and analysis of self-collected data.

In 2005, Eugene received a B.S. in Computer Science from Cornell University.

More articles by this author

Using Flash tools to power a personal informatics platform

(Feb 27, 2011)

Eugene Medynskiy used Flash platform tools to build a flexible data-tracking site that can be easily customized for a range of user types.