Wendy A. Rogers — Director
Wendy A. Rogers is the Shahid and Ann Carlson Khan Professor of Applied Health Sciences. She is the Program Director of CHART (Collaborations in Health, Aging, Research, and Technology). Her primary appointment is in the Department of Kinesiology and Community Health. She also has an appointment in the Educational Psychology Department and is an affiliate faculty member of the Beckman Institute and the Illinois Informatics Institute. She is a Certified Human Factors Professional (BCPE Certificate #1539). Her research interests include design for aging; technology acceptance; human-automation interaction; aging-in-place; human-robot interaction; aging with disabilities; cognitive aging; and skill acquisition and training.
Brian M. Pastor – Coordinator
Brian M. Pastor is the Program Coordinator for the Collaborations in Health, Aging, Research, and Technology (CHART) Program. Brian received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Illinois in community health and is currently pursuing his Master of Science in clinical research administration. His research interests include neuroscience, including epilepsy, traumatic brain injury, and functional imaging, as well as the utilization and function of technology among the aging population.