Robots and seniors form a tight seal

Griffith University researchers are using cutting-edge robots in aged care facilities to comfort and communicate with dementia patients.

More than 100 people attended the Griffith University robot symposium to learn how robots can be used in aged care.

Professor Wendy Moyer is researching how robot technology used in Europe can be introduced into Australian nursing homes.

Lucinda Kent reports from the Griffith University Robot Symposium. Listen to her report here on 612 ABC Radio (scroll down to the bottom of the page to the “Audio” file.

Source: 612 ABC Radio

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