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Technology and health care for the elderly medical research studies

Our mission: improve care for older Canadians living with frailty.

Oconnell Megan 

Megan O’Connell, BA(Hon.), MA, PhD, RD, Psych.

University of Saskatchewan

Supervisor:

2014 Interdisciplinary Fellowship Program Supervisor -- Joseph Enright, PhD student -- Evaluation of reminiscence therapy via telehealth videoconferencing for informal caregivers of persons with dementia

Megan O’Connell is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Saskatchewan and a member of the Rural and Remote Memory Clinic, researching issues relevant to rural dementia care. She studies the use of videoconferencing technology to deliver interventions to rural families of persons with dementias, such as Alzheimer Disease. Megan’s graduate students’ dissertation projects also use videoconferencing for rural dementia care.