Apr 15, 2019 by Adam Smith
Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI) has commissioned the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) to help conduct the world’s largest survey on people’s attitudes to dementia. The results will form the basis of their World Alzheimer Report 2019.
Mar 11, 2019 by Lakshini Mendis
Enabling Research in Care Homes (ENRICH Cymru) network in Wales is co-hosted by the Centre for Ageing and Dementia Research, and the Wales School for Social Care Research at Swansea University. The aim of ENRICH Cymru is to improve the lives of residents and staff in Care Homes across Wales by developing and facilitating a network of ‘research ready’ Care Homes. The network promotes the exchange of research ideas and knowledge, and fosters the co-creation of research relevant to the current issues in the Care Home sector.
Feb 21, 2019 by Lakshini Mendis
Duncan Barron, Senior Research Fellow at NIHR Research Design Service SE Patient & Public Involvement (PPI) Regional Operational Lead University of Brighton Centre for Health Research, would like to draw your attention to the following details of a patient and public involvement (PPI) event.
Feb 12, 2019 by Lakshini Mendis
The EPIC trial is a large multi-centre trial led by Professor Claire Surr at Leeds Beckett University that aimed to gain definitive evidence about the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of Dementia Care Mapping™ (DCM™) in reducing distressing behaviours such as agitation in care home residents. New results from the study outlines the barriers and facilitators to implementing DCM™ in care homes. These results are now available and free to access online.
Feb 04, 2019 by Lakshini Mendis
Would you like to learn what people in Pakistan think about dementia, and its potential implications of these findings both here and abroad?
Jan 28, 2019 by Lakshini Mendis
Ready Now is an innovative and inspirational positive action programme from the NHS Leadership Academy. The year-long programme takes senior leaders from BAME (black, Asian or minority ethnic) backgrounds on a transformational learning journey, helping them to realise their potential and take that next step up to a more senior role, to the boardroom and beyond.