What are the opportunities and challenges older adults experience associated with seeking health information online? CREATE researchers explore this issue in a new chapter for the book Aging, Technology and Health. Click here to access the chapter!
What role can technology play in supporting and facilitating older adults' social engagement? CREATE researchers explore this issue in a new chapter for the book Aging, Technology and Health. Click here to access the chapter!
The CREATE team recently presented the symposium entitled, "Designing Technology to Improve the Lives of Older Adults at Risk for Social Isolation" at the APA's Technology, Mind & Society conference in Washington, D.C. Click here for more details about the conference!
CREATE collaboration finds that older adults are optimistic about the promise of brain training technologies. Click here to learn more!
Dr. Neil Charness was quoted in an article in the New York Times discussing older adults' experiences in high-tech careers. Click here to read the article!
Dr. Neil Charness of CREATE is part of a team of researchers organizing a workshop centered around designing interactions for the aging populations. Submission deadlines are Februrary 15th, 2018, and the workshop will be held in Montréal, Canada, on April 22nd, 2018. For more information, visit the website by clicking here!
Drs. Sara Czaja and Joe Sharit of the CREATE Team recently hosted a two-day conference entitled "Current and Emerging Trends in Aging and Work" at which discussions of aging in the context of employment patterns, policy issues, work performance, job trends, and health and wellness were led by experts in the respective areas. For the agenda and photos from the event, click here!
A new study co-authored by Neil Charness of the CREATE Team was recently published in the Journal of Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition. The study examined how age, depressive symptoms, demographic variables, frailty, and health factors jointly influence episodic memory across the lifespan in two large, diverse samples. For more information about the study, click here!
Drs. Neil Charness and Sara Czaja of the CREATE team will be hosting a webinar entitled, "Integrating Older Adults into Today’s Work Environment" on October 25th, 2017, from 1:30-2:30pm EST. If you are interested in participating, please RSVP by October 20th by clicking here: RSVP.
For more information, including an abstract for the event, click here!