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Seeking People who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing for Usability Study in Atlanta

A usability study will be held at the Center for Assistive Technology & Environmental Access (CATEA).  We will be asking for feedback on several different light, vibration and sound signals for receiving emergency messages on cell phones. 

The study will take about one hour and participants will be compensated $40 cash for their time and opinions.  It is currently scheduled for:

  • Wednesday, June 24, 2015 (ASL Interpreters Available)


  • Thursday, June 25, 2015 (CART Service Available)

There are only 10 spots open for each day; each time slot can accommodate two people. See the slots listed below:

·      9:30 – 10:30

·      10:45 – 11:45

·      12:00 – 1:00

·      2:30 – 3:30

·      4:00 – 5:00

If you are available, please email Salimah LaForce at salimah@cacp.gatech.edu to select a time slot and let her know which day is most appropriate for you based on the accommodation provided (CART vs ASL).  If/when you select a date and time Salimah will send a detailed confirmation that includes the location address.


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The Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center for Wireless Technologies is sponsored by the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services under grant number 90RE5007-01-00. The opinions contained in this website are those of the Wireless RERC and do not necessarily reflect those of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services or NIDILRR.