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Smart clothing for people with dementia in hospital

22 January 2018

Smart fabric company Xenoma is looking for ways to integrate its technology into our lives, specifically in medical scenarios. The Japanese firm is showing off a set of smart pajamas that can be worn by patients in a hospital, with a specific focu...


Tech for the elderly is a growing area, but will these gadgets be used?

22 January 2018

Health gadgets aren't just for the young. The elderly population is a growing business opportunity, and the category of 'aging tech' now includes everything from smart hearing aids to connected toolkits for relatives with dementia. It&...

Seminar: Experience of Peer or co research with people with dementia

8 March 2018

A seminar in the Centre for Dementia 2018 Seminar Series by Dr Linda Birt (University of East Anglia). From 11.30am to 12.30pm.


Alzheimer's Research UK Research Conference 2018

20 March 2018 - 21 March 2018

The Alzheimer’s Research UK Conference is heading to London in 2018, join us at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre to hear the latest findings in dementia research at the UK’s largest dementia research conference.The conference w...


Design is Personal - Dementia Centre Lecture Series

21 March 2018

This series of lectures highlights the different ways in which design integrate with the experience of people living with dementia, carers, and care staff. Design impacts on all of our lives, whether we are aware of it or not.Conjoint Professor Co...

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