Ted Johnson, MD: Healthy Aging Innovation Meeting

Event Details
Contact

Trin Intra
CATEA, College of Architecture
Contact Trin Intra
404-894-0954

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Join the Design and Technology for Healthy Aging Initiative

Full Summary: Join the Design and Technology for Healthy Aging Initiative (DATHA) holds monthly meetings to identify and explore older adult needs that require interdisciplinary responses.

Join the Design and Technology for Healthy Aging Initiative (DATHA) at its first Innovation Meeting on January 26. The purpose of these monthly meetings are to:

- Identify and explore older adult needs that require
interdisciplinary responses and

- Evaluate new designs and technologies for their utility
in responding to older adult needs.

On January 26 from 9-10:30 a.m., Ted Johnson, MD from the Center for Health and Aging at Emory University will present issues surrounding telecommunication technologies to support healthy aging.

RSVP by Thursday, Jan. 22 to Trin Intra

The Design and Technology for Healthy Aging Initiative is a multidisciplinary effort that aims to bring together researchers, practitioners and service providers from Georgia Tech and the Atlanta area to identify, develop and implement new design and technologies for healthy aging that respond to the real everyday needs of older adults living in a range of community housing options.

Find out more about the DATHA Initiative at Georgia Tech

DIRECTIONS AND PARKING
From South of Atlanta:
Exit at 10th Street/Georgia Tech
Turn right on 10th Street
Turn right on Spring Street NW
Heading south on Spring Street, stay in the far right lane
Turn right on Abercombie St. (just past the second light)
Turn right into parking deck
Take elevator to 5th floor of the parking deck, cross bridge to
Centergy building entrance.

From North of Atlanta:
South on I-75 or on I-85 toward Atlanta
Exit at 17th
Turn left on 17th Street
Turn right on Spring Street NW
Heading south on Spring Street, stay in the far right lane.
Turn right on Abercombie St. (just past the second light).
Turn right into parking deck
Take elevator to 5th floor of the parking deck, cross bridge
Centergy building entrance.

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College of Design, School of Industrial Design

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Categories
Seminar/Lecture/Colloquium
Keywords
aging, design, georgia tech center for assistive technology and environmental access, georgia tech design, Technology
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  • Created By: Teri Nagel
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Aug 3, 2010 - 12:26pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 9:47pm