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The thing with maps…

Dementia friendly communities blog post 01/07/2017   The thing with maps… By Professor Tony Arthur What is it with maps? There is nothing as powerful as a map to demonstrate at a glance how social, demographic, health, and political factors are distributed within and between different regions of the country. In […]

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Dementia Friendliness and Age Friendliness

Dementia friendly communities blog post 01/06/2017 Dementia Friendliness and Age Friendliness   by Dr Stefanie Buckner Earlier DemCom blogs have focused on what Dementia Friendly Communities are, and on measuring their impact. This post looks at dementia friendliness in relation to age-friendliness. Both are approaches that have been adopted in […]

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The NIHR I Am Research Campaign

The NIHR I Am Research Campaign Every year, the NIHR promotes International Clinical Trials Day on 20 May. This is a special day to celebrate clinical research all over the world, and highlight the important impact research has had on medicine to date. For the NIHR, International Clinical Trials Day […]

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‘Q’INITIATIVE

‘Q’INITIATIVE Q is currently open for applications in the East of England. The Eastern AHSN process is now live The initiative It is led by the Health Foundation and supported and co-funded by NHS Improvement. In NHS England Q is recruited and delivered regionally by the AHSN’s. Eastern AHSN, has […]

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When we say ‘dementia friendly’, what are we comparing it to?

Dementia friendly communities blog post 09/05/2017 When we say ‘dementia friendly’, what are we comparing it to?   By Christopher Skedgel The DEMCOM study is, in part, about understanding the impact of dementia friendly communities on the well-being of people with dementia and their carers. We expect that different forms […]

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Leadership for Healthcare Improvement and Innovation – Online Course

Leadership for Healthcare Improvement and Innovation Online Course Starts 22 May 2017 This free online course will explore how leadership can influence strategic outcomes in healthcare organisations. Spanning six weeks, this course will explore how leadership can influence strategic outcomes in healthcare organisations in a global context. This course is aimed […]

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