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TechnoTherapies re-invigorated with interest group kick-off session

On Wednesday 13th July the TechnoTherapies interest group (previously known as the Technology for Psychological Health and Wellbeing group) was reinvigorated with a two hour event in our very own Home Lab.

27 July 2016

IN-LIFE – a truly international project

In CATCH, one of our exciting international projects is Independent Living Functions for the Elderly (IN-LIFE); a three year multidisciplinary European project, funded by Horizon 2020.

25 July 2016

Final call for free AT themes for the AAATE2017 conference

We have gratefully received submissions from across Europe (e.g. Netherlands, Sweden, Spain, Ireland) and globally (e.g. Japan, Egypt, Canada and USA).

22 July 2016

Do you want to contribute to the future?

Three research groups in the University of Sheffield's School of Health and Related Resarch (ScHARR) are on the look out for people who would like to join their database.

20 July 2016

Patient and public involvement event for stroke survivors and their carers

On Monday 27th June, the Centre for Assistive Technology and Connected Healthcare (CATCH) held a patient and public involvement in research event for stroke survivors and their carers in the newly opened Diamond Building at the University of Sheffield.

19 July 2016

Mario Muñoz Organero – my time in CATCH #WeAreInternational

For the last year here in CATCH we have been highly fortunate to be joined by visiting Professor Mario Muñoz Organero from Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain where he is an Associate Professor in Telematics Engineering.

18 July 2016

PhD student Jake Andrews presents work on older adults’ views of technology for mental health at British Society of Gerontology conference

Last week saw gerontologists from across the world gather in Stirling for the annual British Society of Gerontology (BSG) conference.

15 July 2016

Is there hope for the future?

Dr Nasrin Nasr from the RAT/CATCH has been invited to talk about her research exploring the challenges of living with a health condition on patients and their families and how do researchers work with them to understand their experiences and help adapt the care they receive.

15 July 2016