WS14 - RERC on Technologies to Support Successful Aging with Disability

Session Information
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WS14
Date & Time: 
Friday, July 13, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Location: 
Regency B, Ballroom Level
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In large part due to advances in rehabilitation, individuals with long-term, and even congenital, impairments are living longer than ever before and are aging into the senior population. The RERC TechSAge a multidisciplinary research center dedicated to understanding the needs of, and developing supportive technologies for, individuals aging with long-term impairments. This workshop will highlight some of the RERC’s current research, development and training projects, from mobile apps to robotic assistants. Throughout, presenters will engage audience members in dynamic, open ended discussion on challenges and research gaps in R&D on aging with disability. 

Presenter(s)

Elena Remillard

Jon Sanford, M.Arch

Tracy Mitzner, PhD

Lyndsie Koon, PhD