Senior Living Sees Slow but Steady Robot Revolution

Senior Living Sees Slow but Steady Robot Revolution

Fri, 09/15/2017

An article on the transformative role of robotics in senior living features thoughts from AgeLab Research Scientist Dr. Chaiwoo Lee--as well as a mention of Paro the animal therapy robot.

Dr. Lee identifies social robots as having the most potential impact in the near future for nursing and assisted living facilities. They all assist with communication…a lot of people who are working in robotics are going this way,” Lee says. “This is something we’ll see in the near future, I think.”

Read the full article here.

 

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