Spring 2015 COAG Colloquium Series - Can technologies match the abilities of human caregivers?

Date: 
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Event type: 
Colloquium
Time: 
10:30 am to 12:00 noon
Location: 

University of Victoria, Medical Sciences Building, Lecture Hall - Room 160

Before each session, enjoy coffee and snacks in the lobby outside the lecture hall with other attendees from 9:45 to 10:25AM

Note: Sessions will also be available via live web streaming


Debra Sheets, PhD,  Cheryl Beach, PhD, Stuart MacDonald, PhD, Sandra Hundza, PhD, University of Victoria, Island Health

 

 

Caregivers and home care services are experiencing an increasing burden caring for aging adults. Older adults often have multiple major health issues. Modern technologies have contributed substantially to other areas of health care but finding a solution for automated caregiving is more complex. This presentation presents preliminary findings that characterizes client needs and caregiver demands in relation to technology.

 

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