Falls Awareness Day 2012

You don’t have to be old to be at risk of falling – we have seen many models falling on the catwalk.  However falls in older people can have life changing consequences and older people are most likely to suffer serious injuries, disability, psychological consequences… Read More »Falls Awareness Day 2012

Niamh Scannell

Title: TRIL Industry Director Research Areas: Board of Directors Biography Niamh is Industry Director of the Technology Research for Independent Living (TRIL) Centre. TRIL is a groundbreaking research initiative, founded in January 2007 by Intel and the Industrial Development Agency (IDA), in collaboration with… Read More »Niamh Scannell

Dr Cliodhna Ní Scanaill

Title: Falls Research Engineer Research Areas: TRIL Team Biography Dr Cliodhna Ní Scanaill is a Falls Research Engineer in Health Research and Innovation at Intel, Leixlip, Ireland. Her current research interests include falls, gait analysis, wireless sensor networks, telemonitoring, and smart home technology. Prior to joining Intel… Read More »Dr Cliodhna Ní Scanaill

Stepping Stones

Stepping Stones is a short term high intensity programme of physical exercise to improve fitness levels in healthy middle-aged people (55-65 years).  It is designed to be: Straightforward to perform in the home or workplace Short in duration and easy to integrate into a normal… Read More »Stepping Stones