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    • BrightStar Clinical Pathways: Heart Failure 

      Morrison, Scott (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-04-19)
      1 in 5 people diagnosed with chronic illness like Heart Failure is rehospitalized. BrightStar Clinical Pathways uses an RN-Coordinated, team oriented, and evidence-based approach to optimize client health and well being ...
    • Cancer Support Community 

      Smith, Eleanor (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-03-16)
    • Cancer Support Community 

      Smith, Eleanor (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-10-20)
    • Dark-Adapting Glasses for Persons with Light Adaptation Problems 

      Ross, David A. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-10-18)
      As people age, their ability to adapt to widely-changing light levels can diminish. Pupil response times increase and the pupil will not open as widely nor close as tightly as the person ages. Further, with age-related ...
    • EasyLiving Home Pilot Program: Re-tooling for the Next Decade 

      Mitchell, Kenneth A. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-01-20)
      Ken Mitchell, AARP Georgia State Director, will discuss the activities in the Atlanta chapter and the Easy Living Home initiatives in particular.
    • The ESP Database and Information on Assistive Technology Devices 

      Earnest, Patrice (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-02-16)
    • From Caregiver to Designer 

      McRae, Kim (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-03-17)
      Kim McRae has an 11 year history as a family caregiver and a consumer of aging services. During a five year period, she and her husband took care of - and lost - his mother, his father, and her father. When her father ...
    • The Future of Aging Services 

      Bulot, James (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-11-17)
      Under Dr. Bulots supervision, DAS is actively planning for the future by exploring innovative uses of technology to help individuals age in place. Specialists are analyzing impact, appropriateness, cost, and ease-of-use ...
    • GT HomeLab Briefing 

      Jones, Brian D.; Fain, W. Bradley (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-02-16)
      This presentation describes research that the GTRI Human Systems Engineering Branch is conducting related to human factors and older adults with a main focus on the GT HomeLab (previously Home Health Technology Testbed) ...
    • The Importance of Showing Seniors Technology 

      Ratliff, Jane (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-03-15)
    • Products for the Aging Market: Challenges in Access, Adoption and Design 

      Hackett, Brandi (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-11-17)
    • The Role of Technology in Creating an Age‐Friendly City: Current Trends and Future Vision 

      Harvey, Lee Ann (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-02-16)
      Lee Ann Harvey is the Lifelong Community Coordinator for the City of Decatur. The purpose of the Lifelong Community (LLC) initiative is to accomplish the goals of the City's 2010 Strategic Plan by ensuring that Decatur ...
    • Simply Get There: Trip Discovery Website for the Atlanta Region 

      Ray, Renee Autumn (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-09-15)
      This talk focuses on “Simply Get There,” a trip discovery website for specialized transportation services that launched in March 2015.
    • Sustainable Multigenerational Communities for Healthy Aging 

      Duke, Rick (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-02-17)
      Within the context of promoting improved health and wellness, it is necessary to consider how new urbanist communities act to support or impede sustainable, multigenerational communities for the future. The advantages and ...
    • Sustainable Products for Sustainable Living 

      Strang, William (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-04-21)
    • Take Control to Prevent Falls: The Shepherd Center's Injury Prevention Program 

      Harrington, Emma (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-10-20)
      This talk focuses on aging and fall prevention and highlight the Shepherd Center's program for preventing initial brain and spinal cord injuries as well as secondary injuries.
    • Tools for Life: Exploring Assistive Technology Strategies & Solutions 

      Persaud, Elizabeth; Phillips, Carolyn P.; Wilson, Rachel (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-12-15)
      The world around us is evolving at an astounding rate. Assistive Technology developments have been foundational in this evolution and a catalyst for producing positive life-changing results for individuals with disabilities, ...
    • Using Technology to Support Older Adults and Their Informal Caregivers 

      Griffiths, Patricia (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-09-14)
      Dr. Griffiths presentation discussed the use of technology with older adults (veterans) and their caregivers, including current funded work and future initiatives at the Rehab Research and Development Center US Department ...
    • Walkable Streets for Seniors 

      Flocks, Sally (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-08-17)
      Sally Flocks is the President and CEO of PEDS, an advocacy organization dedicated to making metro Atlanta safe and accessible for all pedestrians. Sally founded PEDS in 1996 after brain surgery enabled her to control a ...