Cynthia Jacelon, PhD, RN-BC, CRRN, FGSA, FAAN is the Executive Associate Dean for Academics, Research, & Engagement at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She is also the Director of the P20 NINR UManage Center for Building the Science of Symptom Self-Management. Her research focuses on dignity, function, and sense of control of elders with chronic health problems, and how using handheld and wearable devices can help elders self-manage their symptoms.