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2019 Queen Silvia Nursing Award Winners Announced

Agnieszka Napieralska of Poland, Sarina Bach of Germany, Janina Viitasaari of Finland and Maria Larsson of Sweden are the Queen Silvia Nursing Award scholars for 2019. These nursing students have each won a €6000 scholarship as well as an individually-designed internship within the healthcare sector with national and international partners.

December 23rd, 2019|

A recap of our Business Growth Intern’s journey at SCI

Anukriti Banerjee, our Business Growth Intern joined us in January 2019 as part of the NUS Overseas Colleges Program at the National University of Singapore

December 19th, 2019|

Preventive dental care and overall health: an interview with TePe

With good oral care practice, it is possible to avoid most oral health diseases. As part of SCI’s vision to drive authentic conversations about quality-of-life for the elderly, we have worked with TePe Oral Hygiene Products to focus on issues of oral health

December 12th, 2019|

SCI Celebrates India-Sweden Year of Health!

To commemorate the 10-year completion of the MoU between India and Sweden in 2019, 2020 will be celebrated as the India-Swedenyear of health. Find out more about the collaborations aimed at improving elderly and dementia care in both countries.

December 11th, 2019|

“Life is long, so don’t rush it!” ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions on Workplace Brain Health

Marie Samuelsson’s 25-year+ career at some of Sweden’s most iconic companies tells a unique story of constant change anchored in a strong sense of leadership principals. After 10 years of powerplant deliveries at ABB, she spent 6 years with Sony Ericsson during the early days of 3G mobile phones, followed by another 10 years at […]

December 9th, 2019|

Digital telecare: when healthy ageing upgrades from analogue

For the first time in human history, the total world population has more people over 65 than children under five. Demographic changes are bringing new challenges but also opening doors to new opportunities. One example is the ‘healthy ageing’ industry. ‘Healthy ageing’ is defined by the WHO “as the process of developing and maintaining the […]

December 4th, 2019|

Download the ABCs of Alzheimer’s Disease ebook

Our ebook on titled ABCs of Alzheimer's Disease published as part of our campaign for World Alzheimer's Month, 2019 can be found here.

October 9th, 2019|

Stiftelsen Silviahemmet Joins the #BeBrainPowerful Campaign

Stiftelsen Silviahemmet (the Silviahemmet Foundation) is honored to be a part of the #BeBrainPowerful Sweden movement.  Maintaining a high quality of life is central to Silviahemmet’s vision, and the first step is preventative care.  For Silviahemmet sharing information with healthcare professionals, policymakers and family members worldwide is a way to ensure that brain health is […]

September 30th, 2019|

What is it Like to Live With Dementia?

Annalena Svensson shares her experience of living with Alzheimer's disease and practical advice on coping with a diagnosis.

September 27th, 2019|

Creating an Inclusive Workplace

Ms. Kristina Langhammer, a former nursing manager explains the indispensable value of older workers and how workplaces can be more inclusive.

September 26th, 2019|