Aging, Privacy & Technology
Date: October 16, 2018
Description: Dr. Lisa Carver reviewed technology that ‘supports’ healthy aging for people aging in place and in their community, discussed data collected and novel applications of that information, and promoted the prevention of unintended and intended violations of older adult’s privacy and autonomy.
L.F. Carver (MA psychology; PhD sociology) is assistant professor (adjunct), research associate and post-doctoral fellow at Queen’s University, Ontario. Her primary research involves the experience of aging, examining impacts of gender, ethnicity, socioeconomic level, inequalities and social justice as well as wearable and assistive living technology using functional and privacy lenses.