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Interview with the winner of Queen Silvia Nursing Award Germany 2017 (Part 4)

Interview with the winner of Queen Silvia Nursing Award Germany 2017 (Part 4)

In the fourth and final part of our interview series, we have Berit Ehmann, the winner of Queen Silvia Nursing Award Germany 2017. Berit wants to fix today's flawed nurse call systems, and she proposed a modified emergency call system that would allow nurses to categorise the situation according to its urgency.

February 15th, 2018|
Interview with the winner of Queen Silvia Nursing Award Sweden 2017 (Part 3)

Interview with the winner of Queen Silvia Nursing Award Sweden 2017 (Part 3)

In the third of our four-part interview series, we have Rebecca Eriksson, the winner of Queen Silvia Nursing Award Sweden 2017. Recognising the lack of focus on oral care in the healthcare industry today, Rebecca wants people to pay more attention to this particular issue with her winning idea.

February 6th, 2018|
Interview with the winner of Queen Silvia Nursing Award Finland 2017 (Part 2)

Interview with the winner of Queen Silvia Nursing Award Finland 2017 (Part 2)

In the second of our four-part interview series, we have Katri Sajama, the winner of Queen Silvia Nursing Award Finland 2017. Find out how she used the power of imagination and empathy to come up with the winning idea "Friendly Doorkeeper".

January 29th, 2018|
Interview with the winner of Queen Silvia Nursing Award Poland 2017 (Part 1)

Interview with the winner of Queen Silvia Nursing Award Poland 2017 (Part 1)

In the first of our four-part interview series featuring our new scholars, we have Aldona Reczek-Chachulska, a second-year nursing student from Pomeranian Medical University in Szczecin, Poland and the winner of Queen Silvia Nursing Award Poland 2017. Find out what inspired her to come up with the winning idea “Niezapominajka/Forget-me-not-box”.

January 23rd, 2018|
Join us at the 33rd International Conference of Alzheimer’s Disease International in July!

Join us at the 33rd International Conference of Alzheimer’s Disease International in July!

On 26-29th July 2018, Swedish Care International will be at the 33rd International Conference of ADI in Chicago, United States, to learn about the latest advances in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, care and management of dementia. Early bird registration and abstract submission are now open!

January 16th, 2018|
Global Alliance on Women’s Brain Health: Women’s Breakfast Gathering & Conversation

Global Alliance on Women’s Brain Health: Women’s Breakfast Gathering & Conversation

On 13th December 2017, women from different countries, different sectors and different industries gathered in Lausanne, Switzerland to lead the transformation in Alzheimer’s research and brain health. At the event, speakers from the Global Alliance on Women's Brain Health shared their progress in improving women's brain health.

January 15th, 2018|
Lausanne IV: Building the Ecosystem for Alzheimer’s Innovation

Lausanne IV: Building the Ecosystem for Alzheimer’s Innovation

At Lausanne IV, the speakers covered many topics, ranging from the progress and challenges in Alzheimer's public policy to research, treatment, management and prevention of dementia. The speakers also shared their recommendations and innovations to solve today's and future challenges.

January 12th, 2018|
Visit the new SilviaBo™ apartments for people with dementia

Visit the new SilviaBo™ apartments for people with dementia

From 1st December 2017, SCI offers professional visits to the new SilviaBo apartments -- an original housing project founded by Stiftelsen Silviahemment, BoKlok and IKEA and uniquely adapted to people living with dementia and their partners, at an affordable cost.

January 9th, 2018|
How are we consuming health-related information today?

How are we consuming health-related information today?

The Internet has changed the way we look for information these days. Today, we are more proactive in learning and seeking out information for ourselves. With health-related information now readily accessible at our fingertips, we can be better prepared when caring for ourselves or a loved one wherever and whenever we are.

January 3rd, 2018|
Congratulations to our new scholars of Queen Silvia Nursing Award 2017!

Congratulations to our new scholars of Queen Silvia Nursing Award 2017!

On 23rd December 2017, we announced the new scholars of Queen Silvia Nursing Award 2017! Out of over 1000 ideas, the ones from Rebecca Eriksson from Sweden, Katri Sajama from Finland, Aldona Reczek-Chachulska from Poland and Berit Ehmann from Germany came out on top.

December 29th, 2017|