Published on in Vol 8, No 5 (2020): May

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/14884, first published .
Development of the InCharge Health Mobile App to Improve Adherence to Hydroxyurea in Patients With Sickle Cell Disease: User-Centered Design Approach

Development of the InCharge Health Mobile App to Improve Adherence to Hydroxyurea in Patients With Sickle Cell Disease: User-Centered Design Approach

Development of the InCharge Health Mobile App to Improve Adherence to Hydroxyurea in Patients With Sickle Cell Disease: User-Centered Design Approach

Nicole M Alberts 1*, PhD;  Sherif M Badawy 2, 3*, MS, MD, MBBCh;  Jason Hodges 4, MA, PhD;  Jeremie H Estepp 4, MD;  Chinonyelum Nwosu 4, 5, BS, MPH;  Hamda Khan 4, 5, BS, MA;  Matthew P Smeltzer 6, PhD;  Ramin Homayouni 7, BS, PhD;  Sarah Norell 8, MFA, MDes;  Lisa Klesges 6, BA, MS, PhD;  Jerlym S Porter 1*, MPH, PhD;  Jane S Hankins 4, 5*, MS, MD

1 Department of Psychology, St Jude Children’s Research Hospital , Memphis, TN, US

2 Department of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine , Chicago, IL, US

3 Division of Hematology, Oncology and Stem Cell Transplant, Ann & Robert H Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago , Chicago, IL, US

4 Department of Hematology, St Jude Children’s Research Hospital , Memphis, TN, US

5 Methodist Health Care , Memphis, TN, US

6 Division of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Environmental Health, School of Public Health, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, US

7 Department of Foundational Medical Studies, William Beaumont School of Medicine, Oakland University, Rochester, MI, US

8 University of Illinois Health, Institute for Healthcare Delivery Design , Chicago, IL, US

*these authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Jane S Hankins, MS, MD
  • Department of Hematology
  • St Jude Children’s Research Hospital
  • 332 Danny Thomas Place, Mail Stop 800
  • Memphis, TN
  • US
  • Phone: 1 901 595 4153
  • Email: Jane.Hankins@stjude.org