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    • 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 ...