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Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. This week SCI is participating in the 8th Iberoamerican congress on Alzheimer’s Disease which this year focuses on aging and longevity.
Brazil is among the countries with the fastest growing population over 60 years of age. Rio de Janeiro State has the country’s highest population density of elderly individuals and its capital, the City of Rio […]
This week MedTech Magazine published a full-length article with an inspring and personal interview with Her Majesty the Queen Silvia of Sweden .
“Knowledge i not only important within specialist care. People who are working within all institutions and care facilities, both intensive care as well as primary care are technically in contact with patients with a […]
On the evening of the 21st of September the International Alzheimer day is held at Konserthuset in Stockholm.
Researchers from Sweden’s leading institutions are represented along with artists whom have had some close experiences from Alzheimer’s Disease. During the evening the researchers will discuss the most recent findings and important developments within dementia, there will be performances as […]
We have gathered some of our favorite contributions to Queen Silvia Nursing Award in an eBook. Queen Silvia Nursing Award was created in 2013 as a gift to Her Majesty Queen Silvia on her 70th birthday. The purpose of the scholarship and the competition was to provide nursing students with an opportunity to do something that would go beyond their already valuable work.
Seoul, Republic of Korea. This year Swedish Care International and Queen Silvia Nursing Award scholar, Ms Hanna Davidsson participated at the International Conference for the Council of Nurses. This gathering of thousands of nurses is a platform for cross-cultural understanding and global cooperation in nursing. The five day long conference provides opportunities for nurses to build relationships and to […]
Dementia Forum was organized for the first time on the 18th May 2015 by Forum for Elderly Care and Swedish Care International in collaboration with Stiftelsen Silviahemmet, Karolinska Institutet, Swedish Dementia Centre and Forte as well as selected partners from the five key sectors Society, Business, Care, Finance and Research.
The aim of Dementia Forum X […]
On Friday the 24th of April last week, this year’s Queen Silvia Nursing Award scholars received their awards from the hand of Her Majesty The Queen Silvia at the Hilton Hotel.
During the gala Emilia Engman of Röda Korsets Högskola and Laura Virtanen from the Metropolia University of Applied Sciences received their diplomas and cheques on […]
Tomorrow the acclaimed movie ‘Still Alice’ premiers in Sweden. In this gripping movie Julianne Moore depicts the life of a woman who suffers from early-onset Alzheimer’s disease. Portraying a renowned American linguist and her struggles with the disease, this story is based on Lisa Genova’s 2009 novel of the same name.
Today more than 44 million suffer from […]
Swedish Care International arranged a ceremony, hosted by the Swedish Ambassador H.E. Mr. Anders Lidén, in the presence of Her Majesty Queen Silvia of Sweden.
The purpose of the event was to acknowledge the Metropolia University of Applied Sciences where this years recipient of Queen Silvia Nursing Award, Ms Laura Virtanen is study. In addition to handing over […]