John Torous

John Torous, MD ( is director of the digital psychiatry division in the Department of Psychiatry at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA, where he also serves as a staff psychiatrist and academic faculty at Harvard Medical School. He is a member of the IEEE.

Associated articles

IEEE PULSE, Feature January/February 2019
The Opportunity and Obstacles for Smartwatches and Wearable Sensors
In September 2017, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) made a striking announcement. Transforming its current regulatory practice for approving and certifying medical devices—the FDA announced a bold new plan, the Digital Health Software Precertification (Precert) Program, to offer... Read more