Palma Foschi Walko, BA

Palma Foschi Walko, BA, is a Graduate Research Assistant and a second-year graduate student at Johnson & Wales University pursuing her Doctorate in Occupational Therapy. Before attending Johnson & Wales University, Palma earned an undergraduate degree in Biology and Italian from Bucknell University and has worked in rehabilitation with the geriatric population. Palma’s capstone project will focus on developing training protocols for Mainstream Smart Home Technology.

Current Project(s):

Student Researcher, Smart Home Service Delivery

Fun Tech Fact Questions & Answers:

Q: Mainstream tech device you can’t live without? Why?  

A: My phone because I need GPS!

Q: What was your first cell phone?  

A: A flip phone that I shared with my siblings.

Q: What mainstream tech device is at the top of your wish list? Or, what new tech can you not get enough of?  

A: An iPad!

Q: If you were a mainstream tech device, what would you be, and why?  

A: I would be a computer because I get to watch Netflix!