Story: Wandering Detection and Diversion project is a collaboration of the AGEWELL SAM3 NIH, with Bruyère Research Institute, Carleton University, IMPACTT Center at the Champlain LHIN and Dementia Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County. The project is a unique application of Smart Home technology and sensor integration to provide support to persons with dementia (PWD) and their caregivers (CG) with a specific focus on nightime wandering and elopement risk reduction for the PWD while also offloading the CG and allowing them to rest.

Here is the CBC Radio Interview and full story is here

SCE Researchers involved include Dr. Frank-Dietrich Knoefel, Dr. Rafik Goubran, and Dr. Bruce Wallace

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