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Gianluca De Leo

  • Gianluca De Leo
  • Associate Professor
  • Medical Diagnostic & Translational Sciences
  • 3105 Health Sciences Bldg
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-6733
  • gdeleo@odu.edu
  • Education

    Saint Louis University, 2005
    Degree: M.B.A.
    University of Genoa, 2003
    Major: Biomedical Engineering
    Degree: Ph. D.
    University of Genoa, 1999
    Major: Electronic Engineering
    Degree: M.S.
  • Research Interests

    Health informatics, virtual reality, communication disabilities, serious gaming
  • Expertise

    Health/Health Care
    Informatics
    Virtual Environments
    Modeling and Simulation
  • 2010: Certificate of Appreciation, Hampton Roads Planning District Commission
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Software to Assess Readiness and Train Medical Support Operation Teams
    Sponsoring Organization: Mymic LLC
    Date: April 28, 2008 - October 28, 2010
    Awarding Organization: Private
    Investigators:De Leo, G.
    Smart Phone for Diabetes Education and Self-Management
    Sponsoring Organization: Microsoft Research
    Date: April 1, 2008 - January 31, 2010
    Awarding Organization: Private
    Investigators:De Leo, G.
    Improving Quality of Life and Short-term Memory Loss in Patients with Alzheimer's Dementia: Smartphone Application for Capturing Daily Life Moments
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Center on Aging
    Date: September 1, 2008 - May 31, 2009
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:De Leo, G.
    An Online Community for Teachers to Support, Observe, Collect and Evaluate Assisted Communication with Children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder
    Sponsoring Organization: Microsoft Research
    Date: May 15, 2008 - May 15, 2009
    Awarding Organization: Private
    Investigators:De Leo, G.
    Application of Critical Thinking to Interpersonal Interactions
    Sponsoring Organization: Army / MYMIC, LLC in support of STTR A08-T001
    Date: June, 2008 - March, 2009
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Watson, G. S.; De Leo, G.
    Virtual Reality in Gait Rehabilitation
    Sponsoring Organization: old Dominion University Office of Research
    Date: January 1, 2007 - December 31, 2008
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:De Leo, G.
    Using Smartphones To Enable Interaction And Communication with Children with Autism
    Sponsoring Organization: Microsoft Research
    Date: July 1, 2007 - June 30, 2008
    Awarding Organization: Private
    Investigators:De Leo, G.
    Software to Assess Readiness and Train Medical Support Operation Teams
    Sponsoring Organization: Mymic LLC
    Date: January 16, 2007 - August 16, 2007
    Awarding Organization: Private
    Investigators:De Leo, G.
    Virtual Reality for Treadmill Training: Improving Functional Ambulation in Children with Cerebral Palsy
    Sponsoring Organization: Old Dominion University Office of Research
    Date: January 1, 2007 - July 30, 2007
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:De Leo, G.
    Virtual Reality for Treadmill Training: Imroving Functional Ambulation in Children with Cerebral Palsy
    Sponsoring Organization: Internal SEECR Grant
    Date: June, 2007 - August, 2007
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:Kott, K.; De Leo, G.
    Emergency Management Collaborative Education & Planning Tool
    Sponsoring Organization: Mymic LLC
    Date: December 15, 2006 - June 29, 2007
    Awarding Organization: Private
    Investigators:De Leo, G.
    The Neuroinformatics Science: New Techniques for Sharing Data and Knowledge Using Common Web-portal Infrastructure
    Sponsoring Organization: University of Genova
    Date: 2003 - 2004
    Awarding Organization: Private
    Investigators:De Leo, G.