Director, UCF Institute for Simulation and Training
University of Central Florida
David Metcalf has a more than 20 years’ experience in 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 University of Central Florida’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, the U.S. military and UCF’s College of Medicine among others. Recent projects include Lake Nona’s Intelligent Home prototype and Significant Technology, a mobile university toolkit. Dr. Metcalf frequently presents at industry and research events shaping business strategy and use of technology to improve learning, health and human performance. He is co-editor, with Rick Krohn, MA, MAS, of the HIMSS Books best-seller mHealth: From Smartphones to Smart Systems (2012). He is also co-editor, with Rick Krohn, MA, MAS and Patricia Salber, MD of Health-e Everything: Wearables and the Internet of Things for Health: Part One: Wearables for Healthcare (2016) and Health-e Everything: Wearables and the Internet of Things for Health: Part Two: Wearables and IoT (2016).