Radio Me: Real-time Radio Remixing for people with mild to moderate dementia who live alone, incorporating Agitation Reduction, and Reminders

Lead Research Organisation: University of Glasgow
Department Name: School of Computing Science


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Description We have built a model of the effects of stress on heart rate in older people. We will go on to use this with people with dementia, but it is a useful model and dataset on its own.
Exploitation Route The model and dataset could be used in health applications for older adults.
Sectors Digital/Communication/Information Technologies (including Software),Healthcare

Description Scottish Dementia Research Consortium 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach Regional
Primary Audience Professional Practitioners
Results and Impact The Scottish Dementia Research Consortium (SDRC) and the Digital Health & Care Innovation Centre (DHI) hosted a two-day event that encapsulated keynote speakers and interactive workshop sessions, which focused on technologies for brain health and dementia prevention. This collaborative event was classified as the June Healthy Ageing Innovation Cluster Event and brought together the communities involved in such innovation. The workshop allowed communication and ideas exchange among people from different disciplines, perspectives and career stages.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2022