Mobile phone usability study 2007

The NovitaTech Research & Development department, with funding from the Department of Communications, Information Technology and the Arts (DCITA) is conducting a studNokia phoney into mobile phones. The study will evaluate the usability and complexity of current mobile phones. So if you (or a friend/family member) have a physical disability or are over the age of 65 then wed greatly appreciate your input.

Three focus groups will be conducted during October 2007. Participants will include older people (over 65 years of age), individuals with a physical disability and therapists.

The focus groups will be held at Novita Children's Services (171 Days Road, Regency Park, SA 5010) on the following dates and times:

Each group will be comprised of ten individuals and places will be filled on a first come basis. Focus group participants will be paid a $50 honararium for taking part.

RSVP to Toan Nguyen, Rehabilitation Engineer, by 22 October.

So, if you are interested in participating in a focus group or the survey wed love to hear from you. Additionally if you know a family member or friend who might be interested in the focus groups or surveys please refer them to us:

"Investigating the usability of mobile phones for the ageing and disability markets" was funded by the Australian Government through the Telecommunications Research Grants Program.Australian Govt Communication logo

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