Dr. Cory Kidd is the founder and CEO of Catalia Health, a healthcare technology company focused on delivering effective behavior change. Cory is a serial entrepreneur who has been working in healthcare technology for nearly two decades. His previous company, Intuitive Automata, created interactive coaches for weight loss. Prior to this, Cory received his M.S. and Ph.D. at the MIT Media Lab in human-robot interaction. While there, he conducted studies that showed the advantages of using a physical robot over screen-based interactions. Cory conducted an extensive study showing the efficacy of his weight loss coach in helping people to diet, and did work in local nursing homes with robotic companions for elderly individuals. He also received his BS in computer science at the Georgia Institute of Technology. While there Cory was a part of the Aware Home Research Initiative, a focused research effort that was looking for ways to allow older people to live in their homes longer.
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