Published on in Vol 2, No 2 (2013): Jul-Dec

Feasibility and Effectiveness of an Automated Bilingual Text Message
Intervention for Weight Loss: Pilot Study

Feasibility and Effectiveness of an Automated Bilingual Text Message Intervention for Weight Loss: Pilot Study

Feasibility and Effectiveness of an Automated Bilingual Text Message Intervention for Weight Loss: Pilot Study

Julia K Kolodziejczyk   1, 2, 3 , MS, PhD Candidate ;   Gregory J Norman   2, 3 , PhD ;   Angelica Barrera-Ng   2, 3 ;   Lindsay Dillon   2, 3 , MPH ;   Simon Marshall   2, 3 , PhD ;   Elva Arredondo   1 , PhD ;   Cheryl L Rock   2 , PhD, RD ;   Fred Raab   2, 3 , AAS ;   William G Griswold   4 , PhD ;   Mark Sullivan   2, 3 , MS ;   Kevin Patrick   2, 3 , MD, MS

1 Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, United States

2 Department of Family & Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, United States

3 Center for Wireless & Population Health Systems (CWPHS), Qualcomm Institute/Calit2, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, United States

4 Computer Science & Engineering, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, United States

Corresponding Author:

  • Julia K Kolodziejczyk, MS, PhD Candidate
  • Center for Wireless & Population Health Systems (CWPHS), Qualcomm Institute/Calit2
  • University of California, San Diego
  • 9500 Gilman Drive, Dept 0811
  • La Jolla, CA, 92093
  • United States
  • Phone: 1 858-534-9550
  • Fax: 1 858-534-9404
  • Email: jkolodzi@ucsd.edu