Dr Joanna Milward
Post-Doctoral Research Associate
BSc(Hons), MSc, PhD
Joanna joined the Addictions Department at KCL in 2013, and specialises in the use of digital technologies to reduce harmful drinking. Joanna is currently examining the feasibility and acceptability of using transdermal alcohol sensors integrated into wearable technology to monitor alcohol consumption for patients with alcoholic liver disease. She is also interested in the use of artificial intelligence to increase drinkers’ motivation level to cut-down harmful alcohol consumption. She completed her MSc and PhD at KCL, with her doctoral work focusing on identifying strategies to improve user engagement levels with smartphone app technologies.