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older adults, Sheridan Elder Research Centre


The Sheridan Centre for Elder Research has been conducting applied research that explores ways to support older adults through technology for over a decade. This talk provided a retrospective look at that body of work, highlighting the lessons learned about implementing technology-based solutions with community groups, industry partners and older adults of varying physical and cognitive abilities. There was also be a discussion of the ways the Centre plans to build on its past success and leverage upcoming technological advances to continue to improve the quality of life of older adults.


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This work was funded by a contribution from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).

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Spadafora, P., & Tsotsos, L. (2015). iAging: Optimizing health, design and well being for older adults using technology. Oakville: Sheridan Elder Research Centre (SERC).

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