Advanced Care Research Centre: interdisciplinary research in later life care
From Ekaterina Churkina on April 16th, 2021
The Advanced Care Research Centre is an interdisciplinary collaboration to research care in later life, and includes academics from seven schools in the University (Medicine, Informatics, Engineering, Health in Social Science, Literature Languages and Culture, Social and Political Science, and Art and Architecture).
The presentation will introduce the wider context of population ageing and care, and then discuss elements of the programme including (1) Analysis and prediction of later life joint trajectories of health, function, independence and death; and (2) New technologies of care such as passive and active sensing and other supportive tools to support independence and safety.
Bruce Guthrie, Professor of General Practice at Usher Institute and Director of Advanced Care Research Centre
Sohan Seth, Senior Data Scientist, School of InformaticsJacques Fleuriot, Director of AIAI institute, School of Informatics