Appbakery is a revolutionary digital health platform to build your mobile research study apps. No mobile programming needed. Just use a simple web wizard to design your app and get your study running in no time.
Using Appbakery powered apps, you can now collect data from patients using surveys, wearables, mobile phone sensors.
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Who is Appbakery for?
Are you a researcher, physician or a curious citizen scientist? And looking to collect survey and sensor/wearables data using smartphone Apps? Then Appbakery is the tool you need to quickly design your own study app. Using Appbakery you can make apps to collect patient-reported/generated health data to track lifestyle, psychosocial behavior, fitness, nutrition, sleep and much more. Build apps to collect data via surveys, or activity data via sensors/wearables and engage your participants via real time feedback insights.
"I think Appbakery does a great job of reaching out to researchers and helping to design apps according to our specs without hassle on our part, thus it can be fit into our schedule alongside our other demands and allow us to focus on research. "
Garrett Ash, Postdoctoral Research Fellow Yale School of Nursing
“The Appbakery is a beautifully simple and flexible platform for clinical public health and lifestyle medicine researchers who wish to take advantage of the mobile revolution – without having to learn to code or eating up grant funding! A great solution to meet innovative researchers’ needs.”
Kaylan Baban, Founding Director of The Wellness Center at GW
Research Study Design
Use Prebuilt Consent
Create multiple survey study arms
Randomization and arm allocation
IRB Submission Support Kit
Grant writing Support Kit
Research Study Data
Get all participant data in real-time
View all participant consent
Digital Health Tools
Integrate with wearables such as Fitbit, Jawbone, Apple Watch
Use data from Apple’s HealthKit or Google Fit
Mobile App Features
Launch on both iOS (App Store)
and Android (Google Play)
Send push notifications for reminders
or study arm specific messages
Mobile specific data such as photos, audio, video and sensors
Pricing & Plans
No cost to build App using Web UI and to get Test App. Pay only when App is made live.
Number of Surveys
Make surveys based on your study with dropdown, checkbox, images, scale questions etc. or choose standard surveys available
Opt for android or iOS or both. No need to make separate apps for each platform
iOS or Android
Sensor & Wearables Variables
Integrate your app with a variety of wearables (Fitbit, Misfit,) or phone sensors (GPS, barometer)
2 Variable only
5 Variables only
Online App Promotion
Promotion of study app on our social media network and newsletters
Promotions not available in this plan.
(Via Twitter mentions)
(Twitter and Newsletter outreach)
Co-ordinate with our creative team to make your unique app logo.
Customization not available in this plan.
App logo plus basic customization of upto
(Up to 2 screens)
Cost (only pay after App is made live)
All plans support unlimited participants
All plans come with a 30-day Free testing period for you to build and test your app for Free. Beyond 30 days, use our $99/month maintenance plan to continue testing!
Building an app is expensive. But don’t take our word for it, find out for your self.
No. All app data is sent from the devices to our servers in encrypted form. Data is stored in our secure databases with access to only authorized individuals. No study data is stored on users phone.
Where is the data stored and is it secure?
We have a long standing experience in protecting the privacy and security of patient data. TrialX products such as iConnect are used by large academic medical centers and pharmaceutical companies and we follow all industry best practices for HIPAA compliance.
Can you help me with estimate for my Grant or IRB submission?
Yes we have tools to help you get materials for putting in your grant and also generating a IRB packet once you build an app.
We need several apps for our institution, can I get a bulk license?
Yes we do offer a bulk license – you can get it touch firstname.lastname@example.org
How can I make payments?
You will need to put a credit card and we will bill it monthly and generate an invoice PDF. Please contact us if you need to send in payments through a different mechanism.
Why should I use and not build my own Appbakery app?
Yes, you can build your own App. But building an App can easily take 4 months or more. Plus you will need to write two apps, one for Apple IOS and one for Android phones. And it can cost you easily $50,000 plus, with Appbakery you get an app in minutes and it runs on both iOS and Android.