Robotics: Enhancing veterans home residents’ health with robots | news

What researchers find out about the use of robots in an Oregon project, could be used to enhance health care for veterans and others in Columbia County.

Oregon State University researchers are partnering with the Edward C. Allworth Veterans’ Home in Lebanon, Oregon. The project is a federally funded effort to see if robots can improve residents’ health and wellness by engaging them in physical and mental exercise.

OSU College of Engineering Assistant Professor of Robotics Naomi Fitter poses with robots for this photo.

Edward C. Allworth Veterans' Home

The Edward C. Allworth Veterans’ Home.


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