Dementia affects everyone, including the minorities in our societies. We hope that through this simple infographic, we can bring some awareness about dementia -- and more importantly, assistance -- to everyone living with dementia and their caregivers.
In this infographic, we look at how women are affected by dementia in various ways.
Of particular interest was Prof Miia Kivipelto's overview of the World Wide FINGERS network -- an interdisciplinary network to share experiences, harmonise data, and plan joint international initiatives for the prevention of cognitive impairment and dementia.
Dr. Monica Winge was invited as the main guest speaker and she represented SCI in introducing the Swedish model of elderly care to a highly varied audience.
To commemorate the achievements and growth of Queen Silvia Nursing Award over the years, we recently released our 5-year anniversary eBook! Inside this eBook, you will find the 18 best ideas that were submitted to us from all four countries between 2013 and 2018.
Sweden consistently ranks among the top in healthcare and elderly care. Find out what makes elderly care in Sweden so good!
It was a memorable evening for us and our guests, and we are very thankful to each and everyone at the party. We also caught up with Kristian Halfwardson who is currently cycling around the world to raise funds for dementia!
Over two days, we welcomed 19 alumni from Sweden, Finland, Poland and Germany to our first-ever Queen Silvia Nursing Award Network Meeting. It was a success!
Timothy Wagner will be representing SCI as a Nordic delegate, and he will share how training and technology can combine to improve care outcomes today.