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latest news
Cancer Innovation Challenge Applications now open for the Cancer Innovation Challenge which aims to improve cancer care in Scotland. [more]
Crash Course in Human Centred Design Reminder that registration is open for the Crash Course in Human Centred Design scheduled for the 24th November. [more]
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN- Home & Mobile Health Monitoring Symposium – Tuesday 21st November 2017 Registration is now open for the Home & Mobile Health Monitoring Symposium on Tuesday 21st November 2017. [more]

Social media networks tapped for smart environment for older people

Researchers in New Zealand to investigate the development of a ‘smart social environment’ integrating social media networking with digital health devices and smart house technologies.

The research, led by Massey University College of Business senior lecturer Richard Whiddett and colleagues Inga Hunter and Hans Guesgen, will investigate a novel approach to the delivery of healthcare support to older people by modelling an environment that can provide information about an older person’s health and wellness to their individualised health support network.For full details of this, and other Australasia Health IT news, visit http://www.pulseitmagazine.com.au/

 

Latest News

latest news
Cancer Innovation Challenge Applications now open for the Cancer Innovation Challenge which aims to improve cancer care in Scotland. [more]
Crash Course in Human Centred Design Reminder that registration is open for the Crash Course in Human Centred Design scheduled for the 24th November. [more]
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN- Home & Mobile Health Monitoring Symposium – Tuesday 21st November 2017 Registration is now open for the Home & Mobile Health Monitoring Symposium on Tuesday 21st November 2017. [more]