SPRYTHM is revolutionizing respiratory care through the healing power of music.

Founded in 2019 by a team whose expertise spans the fields of medicine, video games, data science, and music, SPRYTHM links medical data to patients’ creativity to speed recovery times and promote overall wellbeing.


Read about us in the Boston Globe!

“At HubWeek Hackathon, One Team Ties Together Breathing and Music”

Andy Rosen, October 3, 2019


Our Team

John F. Pearson is an Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at the University of Utah School of Medicine and Co-Founder of SPRYTHM. John specializes in the use of digital health tools in the peri-operative environment, and recently completed a randomized clinical trial on the use of gamification to improve adherence to incentive spirometry. In addition to digital health, John also conducts research on the influence of geography on clinical outcomes, work which has been featured in the New York Times. John recently completed an ACGME Accredited Clinical Informatics Fellowship at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School where his work was supported by an Innovation Award from BIDMC. In addition to informatics, John completed Anesthesiology training at Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell in 2017 and his medical school at St. George’s University School of Medicine where he graduated with distinction in research.


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