Founder & CEO
Peter Chamberlain is the Founder & CEO of WalkWise, a company providing a remote patient monitoring solution to protect senior citizens. With WalkWise, Chamberlain has received numerous awards, including the 2019 1 Million Thanks Rookie of the Year award.
Prior to founding WalkWise, Chamberlain was the Co-Founder of the MIT Hyperloop team which won the inaugural SpaceX Hyperloop Design Challenge.
WalkWise is a company that created a device that attaches to walkers to monitor a user’s activity.
“We learned how to monitor activity at night to screen for urinary tract infections. We designed a notification system that warned families and caregivers about a lack of motion and walker tips. We helped reduce falls by making walker use ‘fun’ and allowing care providers to address walker noncompliance. We provided my own family and others with a mobile app to have peace of mind throughout the day.”
-Peter Chamberlain on the WalkWise website
A Startling Statistic
According to the CDC, there are about 36 million falls reported by older adults each year and about 32,000 deaths resulting from those falls.
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