Spring 2009 Newsletter

Volume 3, Number 1

Update your CCN Profile!
Have you moved or graduated from school? Have your abilities changed? Are you using different technology? If so, let us know.

Current CATEA News

Jon Jowers demonstrating Wheelchair brake at open house.
CATEA Opens its Doors
In April, CATEA partnered with other Georgia Tech entities for an open house event: Healthy Environments and Active Lifestyles.

Research

Students new design of baby bottle holder.
CATEA Student Projects reveal Design Possibilities
Students from Dr. Stephen Sprigle’s class have developed 3 products to help those with disabilities: Center-mounted footrests, low tone baby bottle feeder and Wii remote.

Upcoming Studies and Events

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Product Evaluation Study
Starting in June, CCN members will be invited to participate in a study to evaluate a number of prototype products designed to aid people with limited dexterity. The prototypes were produced as part of a study investigating the effect of input during the process of designing an Assistive Technology (AT) product.

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