Tracking Your Health with Wearable Technology: A Look at What's On the Drawing Board - Green Valley Lecture

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Marvin J. Slepian, MD, will give a talk on "Tracking Your Health with Wearable Technology:  A Look at What's On the Drawing Board." Wearable Technology:  Is it a fad or medical breakthrough? These days, many people are tracking their heart rate and movement to improve their general health. Come hear how UA researchers are developing a new class of materials called stretchable electronics to monitor heart health, wound healing, athletic performance, and more.  Marvin J. Slepian, MD, will share his progress on innovations which will directly impact patient care in the future.

 

Event Series: 
Green Valley Lecture Series, Commemorating Sarver Heart Center's 30th Anniversary
Date: 
March 16, 2017 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Event Address: 
3660 S Camino del Sol, Green Valley
Event Location: 
Canoa Hills Social Center