*Dr. Ngaire Kerse to present seminar on “The Healthbots Project”

 

Dr. Ngaire Kerse, PhD, FRNZCGP, MBchB, will present a seminar titled “The Healthbots Project:  Robots in aged care, possibilities and realities” from 3:00 to 4:00 pm Thursday, December 6, 2012 in the Aging Conference Room in Duke South (3512 Blue Zone). 

Dr. Kerse is the Head of the Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care in the Medical School at the University of Auckland.  Dr. Kerse will describe a large project where robotic technologies were developed to assist older people and will report the results of several trials of robots used to aid residents in assisted living and residential care.

We hope you can attend.