The Use of Digital Technology to Support a Tailored Approach to Physical Activity in people with Arthritis – August 16, 2023
August 16, 2023
In this presentation, Dr. Li will discuss the following:
- An implementation challenge: physical activity promotion in people with arthritis,
- The effectiveness of tailored self-management interventions to improve health and behavioral outcomes,
- The role of digital technology in supporting an active lifestyle.
About the Speaker:
Dr. Linda Li is Professor and Harold Robinson/Arthritis Society Chair at the Department of Physical Therapy, University of British Columbia, and Senior Scientist at Arthritis Research Canada. She also holds a Canada Research Chair in Patient-oriented Knowledge Translation. Dr. Li’s research focuses on the integration of digital tools in rehabilitation, including the use of wearables and apps to promote physical activity in people with arthritis, and in older adults to prevent falls. Dr. Li’s work in knowledge translation and implementation science has led to a new line of studies on strategies for engaging with patients and the public in the research process.
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