Funding for this research was provided by:
Verizon Foundation (N/A)
Received: 10 May 2019
Accepted: 1 November 2019
First Online: 20 January 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Approved by the University of California, San Diego Human Research Protections Program on 1/8/2015. IRB Project #150003X: Video Directly Observed Therapy (VDOT).Written informed consent was obtained from all participants and the study protocol was approved by the Institutional Review Boards of the University of California San Diego, University of California San Francisco, the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, and the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency Research Committee.
: Not applicable.
: Dr. Garfein co-founded SureAdhere Mobile Technology – a VDOT service provider. No funding, software or other resources were provided by SureAdhere for the study. Dr. Garfein’s involvement complies with the UC San Diego conflict of interest policies. Dr. Kelly Collins began consulting for SureAdhere after the study was complete and she was no longer affiliated with UC San Diego.