Dr Lillian Hung
Clinical Assistant Professor
Place of work / study:
University of British Columbia and Vancouver General Hospital
Area of Research:
Technology and Dementia
How is your work funded:
Alzheimer Society of Canada & Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute
Tell us a little about yourself:
My research mainly focuses on examining how technology and environment impact the care experiences of persons with dementia. My recent project includes: social robot, iPad project, and silent headphones.
Tell us a fun fact about yourself:
I am a dog lover. My dog Skye is a gigantic golden doodle and a big trouble maker.
Why did you choose to work in dementia?
I love the creativity and emotional connection in dementia care. I have met so many amazing people (people with lived experience, families and staff). Lots of compassion and fun.