Published on in Vol 9, No 1 (2022): Jan-Mar

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/29494, first published .
An Interactive Voice Response System to Increase Physical Activity and Prevent Cancer in the Rural Alabama Black Belt: Design and Usability Study

An Interactive Voice Response System to Increase Physical Activity and Prevent Cancer in the Rural Alabama Black Belt: Design and Usability Study

An Interactive Voice Response System to Increase Physical Activity and Prevent Cancer in the Rural Alabama Black Belt: Design and Usability Study

Mohanraj Thirumalai 1, MS, MEng, PhD;  Nashira Brown 2, MS;  Soumya Niranjan 1, BPharm, MS, PhD;  Sh'Nese Townsend 3, MHA;  Mary Anne Powell 3;  Whitney Neal 3, MA;  Erica Schleicher 3;  Venkatadri Raparla 4, MS;  Robert Oster 5, PhD;  Wendy Demark-Wahnefried 2, PhD;  Dori Pekmezi 3, PhD

1 Department of Health Services Administration, School of Health Professions, University of Birmingham at Alabama, Birmingham, AL, US

2 Department of Nutrition Sciences, School of Health Professions, University of Birmingham at Alabama, Birmingham, AL, US

3 Department of Health Behavior, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, US

4 University of Alabama at Birmingham/Lakeshore Research Collaborative, School of Health Professions, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, US

5 Division of Preventive Medicine, Heersink School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Mohanraj Thirumalai, MS, MEng, PhD
  • Department of Health Services Administration
  • School of Health Professions
  • University of Birmingham at Alabama
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  • Birmingham, AL
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  • Email: mohanraj@uab.edu