Designing a World for Healthy Aging

Three women sitting around a laptop.
Nurses Jennifer Edwards, middle, and Sarina Fazio, right, teach Diane Goodman, a research project participant, how to connect her watch-like device to her online patient portal. Heather M. Young led a project where nurse coaches worked with patients to develop health goals coupled with wearable devices; the resulting patient-generated data was integrated into the electronic health record

After helping to guide UC Davis Health’s growth, two top leaders are shifting gears to focus on America’s fast-growing senior population. The Healthy Aging in a Digital World ‘Big Idea’ leverages the university’s strengths in telehealth, gerontology and interdisciplinary expertise to empower healthier aging via technology.

Via UC Davis Health Magazine