Community Resourcing Worldwide have been working in collaboration with Feros Care & Ozcare to bring world expert on Assistive & Enabling Technologies Dr Kevin Doughty to Australia.
The Master Class Series on ‘Usable Home Technologies’ is aimed at providing participants with expert advice, strategies and resources on how Usable Home Technologies can assist organisations in direct service delivery.
Dr Kevin Doughty, Deputy Director, Centre for Usable Home Technology (CUHTec), University of York & Newcastle University
Kevin has been involved in the design, evaluation and market assessment of electronic assistive technologies, telecare, telehealth and medical informatics systems for over 20 years initially at Bangor University but subsequently through a spin-out company, Technology in Healthcare.
He has been Deputy Director of the Centre for Usable Home Technology at the University of York since it was founded in 2003 and provides a commercial focus for designers, commissioners and users of digital healthcare services.
He has been an eHealthcare specialist for UK Trade and Investment since January 2013. Kevin is widely respected Internationally in home usable technology.
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Technology has great potential to assist seniors and others with special needs in better managing their health, maintaining active and productive lives, enabling independent living, reducing risk, and compensating for cognitive and physical decline.details