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ORCATECH Council Meeting

Portland, OR
Sep. 19, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
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Featured Projects

Ambient Independence Measures for Guiding Care Transitions (AIMs)
2013-2018
Investigator: Jeff Kaye, M.D.
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Conversational Engagement Study (CES): Detecting changes in the levels of social engagement
Investigator: Hiroko Dodge, Ph.D.
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New Investigator Projects: ORCATECH's New Investigators are working on several innovative projects.
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ORCATECH on the BBC

BBC ORCATECH

ORCATECH is featured on a BBC Horizons episode about the increasing pressure of expensive healthcare on our aging population. The episode features our Point of Care Lab and our work to see how more independent living could be supported in the future.

Watch the Episode: Wiring Up Grey America
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Recently Published

Computer Use May Predict Cognitive Impairment

A recently published an article in Alzheimer's & Dementia highlights ORCATECH research where more than 230,000 computer sessions from 113 computer users (mean age, 85 years; 38 with Mild Cognitive Impairment, or MCI) were acquired during a mean of 36 months. Results indicate that computer use change can be monitored unobtrusively and may help to detect individuals with MCI.

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