Helen Dickinson & Catherine Smith

Helen Dickinson is Associate Professor, Public Service Research Group, UNSW. Catherine Smith is a Research fellow, University of Melbourne.

Where should we use robots in care services?

Aged and disability care suffers a skills and capability shortfall, but we lack a deep understanding of the implications of filling these gaps with robots. Australian researchers are exploring what practical limitations there should be on robots in care roles and what role of government's stewardship in shaping these roles. Read More