Saskatoon pain researcher uses VR to help caregivers deal with dementia patients' pain | CBC
If you or someone in your family cares for a person with dementia Susan Tupper wants to talk with you. She's a pain researcher whose summer plan is to interview more than 30 Saskatoon family caregivers about their needs. Especially their needs in recognizing when their loved ones -- are in pain The idea is to stop that pain before it spirals out of control. And to make virtual reality videos, to help others do the same thing. She spoke with Saskatoon Morning's Jennifer Quesnel.
SHRF, CABHI announce $300,000 in funding for aging, brain health projects | University of Saskatchewan
Catalyst Healthcare Announces Funding to Test Interactive Medication Dispensing System for the Chronically Ill
KELOWNA, BC (PRWEB) May 07, 2019 -- Catalyst Healthcare Ltd (Catalyst) won funding for research into spencer, an interactive medication dispensing system
'It brought back some memories:' Dementia study focuses on technology | Regina Leader-Post
A Regina Indigenous-based research facility is using technology to help Indigenous seniors with dementia.
MouvMat - Government of Canada invests in the innovative ideas of early career researchers | SSHRC
Canada’s researchers provide creative thinking and insight that help our health, environment, communities and economy thrive. Young researchers in particular are engaged in some of the most innovative projects across and between disciplines, but often face challenges accessing funds to support their work, despite its potential to deliver huge benefits to Canadians. That’s why the Government of Canada launched the New Frontiers in Research Fund (NFRF): to provide funding that supports high-risk, high-reward, interdisciplinary and international research to help Canadian researchers make the next great discoveries in their fields.
Careteam - Dementia Society trying out a new app with the potential to make things simpler for people living with dementia | Ottawa Citizen
Sharon (not her real name) is sitting at home in Stittsville when a notification pops up on her phone.
Ably Medical - Nurse Burden (Video)
Director: Preben W. Hansen Script: Jon Frogner Cinematography: Preben W. Hansen / Matt Pain Edit: Preben W. Hansen Music: Trond G. Hansen Producer: Ketil W. Løkke…
LifeVIEW Interview with Rob Snow | 580 CFRA News Talk Radio
This week's Strategy Session (mostly) deals with today's provincial election in Alberta. We also learn about the LIFE-View program at Bruyère, and a motion at City Hall to declare a climate emergency.
Intuition Robotics - AI: Focus Turns to Ethical Standards for Intelligent Systems | Information Week
Should robots and other autonomous and intelligent systems be held to established ethical standards?
B-Temia - Putting the bio in tech: FierceBiotech tests a robotic 'dermoskeleton' | FierceBiotech
FierceBiotech editor Amirah Al Idrus tried out B-Temia's Keeogo, a "dermoskeletic" device that combines sensors, algorithms and motors to help people move.