Light, Health, and Safety for Older Adults

When:  Mar 9, 2020 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM (CT)
Associated with  The IES Austin Section

Want to learn about the latest information on how light can impact the health, safety and wellbeing of older adults?

  • Join us on March 9 for a presentation by Asha Hegde and Kassandra Gonzales (committee members of the IES Lighting for the Aging and Partially sighted).
  • They will share with you the latest information from ANSI/IES RP-28-16 Lighting and the Visual Environment for Seniors and the Low Vision Population, which they worked on! Light levels for assisted living facilities, design techniques for the aging eye, and circadian lighting for older adults will be included!

Speakers:  Asha Hegde, Ph.D., LC, Texas State University

                     Kassandra Gonzales, MS, LC, RAB Lighting

Cost:     $18 for members
                $25 for non-members
                $5 for Students/ Emerging Professionals

Location

Threadgills
6416 N Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78752