Wheel for life ล้อเลื่อนเคลื่อนชีวิต
Physical therapy students, Walailak University won the medal award in the elderly innovative contest in “Elderly in Digital Century Conference” which is organized by Foundation of Thai Gerontology Research and Development Institute (TGRI), Thai Health Promotion Foundation, and Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University. This conference was held on April 28, 2018. The innovation that received an award was initiated by nine students and the idea was encouraged by Dr. Anoma Santiworakul, the lecturer in Physical Therapy Department, School of Allied Health Science, Walailak University. The purpose of this innovation is to assist the motion for independent elderly, and it is called “The Wheel for Life”. Nowadays, this product is using to gain the movement in an elderly in community and hopefully it will increase the quality of life for the user.