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New York Times profiles Klick’s SymPulse Tele-Empathy Device

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In this poignant review, Dr. Sanjeep Jauhar explores the promise of Klick's work in tele-empathy, recalling personal interactions with his mother who had Parkinson’s disease.

“As a caregiver, I, too, was sometimes impatient with my mother as her condition declined. Even though I am a doctor, I could not understand (or perhaps accept) how she had become so helpless: why it took her an hour to get dressed; why she rarely felt like talking…..Books, support groups and role-playing exercises may offer some insight into the patient experience, but the promise of machine-directed empathy is that it eliminates the need for such imagination.”

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