Lisa D'Ambrosio

Research Scientist, MIT AgeLab

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Room E40-249 Cambridge, MA 02139-4307



Dr. Lisa D’Ambrosio is a Research Scientist at the AgeLab. Her research broadly investigates the attitudes and preferences of older adults and those who care for them. She currently leads the CareHive research consortium, while also performing research on the built environment, transportation, personal technology use, and longevity planning. She received her Ph.D in Political Science from the University of Michigan.

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