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2021 HFES International Symposium

2021 HFES International Symposium

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Date: 04/16/2021

The 2021 International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care will be held in a virtual format from 4/14 - 4/16. The symposium offers cutting-edge presentations, posters, and workshops on emerging issues in health care human factors and the challenges facing the industry in the near future. For full details, see

TechSAge presentations will include:

  • Exploring the Acceptance, Barriers, and Needs of Assistive Technology for Wheeled Device Users (Frechette M.L. & Sosnoff J.J.)
  • Understanding Health Self-Management Challenges for Older Adults with and without Mobility and Sensory Disabilities (Nie, Q. & Rogers, W.A.)
  • Exploring Health Challenges & Response Strategies Among Older Deaf Adults (Shende, S. A., Koon, L.M., Bayles, M.A., Singleton, J.L., & Rogers, W.A.) 
  • Techsage Telewellness Tool: A ‘How To’ Guide for Facilitating Tele-Technology Delivered Wellness Classes to Older Adults (Mitzner, T.L., Remillard, E.T., Cohen, K., & Cochran, L.)