Dele Editorial Team
Press Release 1 May 2021
Dr Lydia Manning Ph.D, joins Dele Health Tech as VP Gerontology

Dr Lydia Manning Ph.D, joins Dele Health Tech as VP Gerontology

Fall technology specialist Dele Health Tech today announced the appointment of Dr Lydia Manning, Ph.D, as VP of Gerontology.

In this new role, Dr Manning will focus on driving the organization’s clinical endeavours across gerontology, gerontech, and age-friendliness.

Coming from the position of Professor of Gerontology at Concordia University Chicago, Dr Manning brings expertise from her career as a Gerontologist, Entrepreneur, and Educator.

Her contributions to the field of aging include national and international presentations and over 30 publications including 300+ citations. Dr. Manning holds a Ph.D in Social Gerontology from the Department of Sociology and Gerontology at Miami University.

Engaging Dr. Manning comes as Dele Health Tech further develops the clinical focus of the organisation.

Dele Health Tech CEO Carine Zeier said the following regarding the appointment;

“DELE is dedicated to leading the way on ensuring dignified technology is used for older adults. Adding Dr Manning as VP of Gerontology provides the clinical side of our company with an exceptional thought leader, and we are very pleased to have secured her for this role.”

“Furthermore, Dr Manning brings a wealth of expertise relating to health and wellbeing for older adults, as well as specialisations within highly relevant issues such as resilience and gender. We look forward to her perspective and voice being part of Dele Health Tech.” she said.

Dr. Lydia Manning said the following regarding her appointment;

“I’m very pleased to be joining Dele Health Tech. The company’s perspective on dignified technology and their advanced approach towards addressing the critical issue of falls aligns closely with issues I am dedicated to. I look forward to collaborating with the rest of the DELE team on this most important work.” she said.


Dele Health Tech (DELE) is a Series A funded HealthTech company delivering fall detection and prediction technology. Founded in Norway and operating in the US and Europe, the company’s data fusion solution fuses room-sensor data with individual-level health data to provide exceptional detection accuracy, nurse call integration and commercially viable scalability..

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