Technology Management Presents Expert in Aging Services

Posted: November 8, 2006 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Rebecca Scritchfield
Rebecca Scritchfield

The Hot Topics in Technology Management Speaker Series will bring Rebecca Scritchfield, director of programs and operations for the Center for Aging Services and Technologies to the Fairfax Campus to speak on “New Age Aging: How New Technologies May Keep Us Healthier, Happier – and at Home.”

The free talk will be Thursday, Nov. 30, in Mason Hall. A reception will be held at 6:30 p.m., and the presentation will follow at 7:15 p.m.

Scritchfield will explain how life-changing technologies – from wireless caregiver networks to robotic nurses – can transform the aging experience for us all.

Her center is leading a national charge to develop and deploy creative, viable

technologies that will improve the aging experience in America. An impressive coalition of more than 400 technology companies, aging services organizations, universities and government agencies is applying American innovation to spur an evolution in senior health care.

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The speaker series is sponsored by the Master of Science in Technology Management Program in the School of Management.

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