Dr. Kay Connelly is a professor in the Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering.
Her research interests are in the intersection of mobile and pervasive computing and healthcare. In particular, she is interested in issues that influence user acceptance of health technologies, such as privacy, integration into one's lifestyle, convenience, and utility.
Dr. Connelly works with a variety of patient groups,including very sick populations who need help in managing their disease, healthy populations interested in preventative care, and senior citizens looking to remain in their homes for as long as possible.
Dr. Connelly received a BS in Computer Science from Indiana University (1995), and an MS (1999) and Ph.D. (2003) in Computer Science from the University of Illinois.