Technology is supposed to make our lives better and easier, but not everyone is benefitting from its use.
Kerry Burnight, Ph.D.
Kerry Burnight, Ph.D., is the chief gerontologist at GrandPad. Formerly a professor of geriatric medicine and gerontology at the University of California, Irvine, she is the founder and director of the nation's first Elder Abuse Forensic Center and national non-profit, Ageless Alliance: United Against Elder Abuse. Burnright has spoken at the White House and continues to call for solutions to prevent elder abuse. She joined GrandPad because of the firm's ability to prevent one of the most significant risk factors for elders: social isolation. Burnight has appeared on television to speak as an expert on shows such as The Dr. Phil Show, CBS news, Money Matters and The Doctors.