WS28 - Disability, Aging and Health

Session Information
Session ID: 
WS28
Date & Time: 
Friday, July 13, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: 
Washington A, Ballroom Level
Session Description
Session Type: 
Abstract: 

This workshop will highlight TechSAge RERC and AGE-WELL NCE research and development focused on the intersection of aging and disability. With an emphasis on evidence-based design, participants will discuss ongoing work aimed at understanding the technology needs of these individuals, the current state of technology used, how technologies are accessed and the ethical, and the social and cultural issues related to privacy and confidentiality that affect both policy and technology development. Specifically, presenters will discuss how TechSAge and AGE-WELL are working through these challenges and invite attendees to share their experiences.

Presenter(s)

Jon Sanford