Project Description

Martin-Luther-University is a place with a long tradition and history in the middle of Germany, federal state Saxony-Anhalt. The Institute runs Bachelor, Master and PhD programmes on nursing and health sciences and is host of the German Center of Evidence-based Nursing sapere aude.

GMeyer_CroppedGabriele Meyer (GM) is a state-examined nurse with a PhD in health sciences and is an experienced clinical researcher. GM and her team have conducted randomized controlled trials, epidemiological and diagnostic research with older persons with nursing care needs in nursing homes and the community setting. GM has conducted Cochrane and other systematic reviews dealing with dementia-related topics like physical restraints, psychotropic medication and purposeful activities. GM was scientific coordinator of the 7th Framework European project RightTimePlaceCare which aimed to improve health care services for people with dementia and their informal caregivers in Europe.

Five minutes with Prof Gabriele Meyer  [click here]

A_Stephan3Astrid Stephan (AS) is a research fellow at the Institute for Health and Nursing Science at Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg. She is a registered nurse and has a Master degree in Nursing Science. AS worked as a research fellow, PhD student and project manager of the 7th Framework European project RightTimePlaceCare at Witten/Herdecke University, the coordinating partner of the project. AS has another part-time position as a research fellow at Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf.

A_Bieber1Anja Bieber (AB) is a research fellow and PhD student at the Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg. She is a registered nurse in care of the elderly and has a degree in science and management in nursing. AB graduated from University of Bradford with a Master in Dementia Studies. Beside her position at the University, AB coordinates a community-based project, which aims to develop the public awareness for the needs of people with dementia and their families. She also currently works in institutional care for the elderly in the field of quality management.

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Dr. Anja Broda (ABr) is a research scientist at the Institute of Health and Nursing Sciences at Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg. She has a PhD and a Master degree in Psychology. ABr had previous scientific appointments with the Universities of Greifswald, Bremen, and Leipzig, and she has also been a research scholar at US American universities. Her research interests include public health, epidemiology, health promotion, intervention and prevention research. Her previous research projects were concerned with developing and evaluating population-based smoking cessation interventions, and also included epidemiological surveys and clinical trials.

 

 

Gabriele_BartoszekDr. Gabriele Bartoszek (GB) is a research fellow at the Institute for Health and Nursing Science at Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg. She is a registered nurse and has a Master degree in Nursing Science. GB is a PhD student and has a part-time position as a research fellow at Witten/Herdecke University. She is an experienced researcher in geriatric-related topics and has worked in the project “Impact of joint contractures on functioning and social participation” at Ludwig-Maximilian-University in Munich.

Prof. Gabriele Meyer

Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg, Medical Faculty
Institute for Health Care and Nursing Science, Magdeburger Str. 8,
D-06112 Halle (Saale)
Tel.: +49 345 557-4498
Fax: +49 345 557-4471
E-Mail: Gabriele.Meyer@medizin.uni-halle.de

Local site: Access to timely formal dementia care – Der richtige Zeitpunkt für professionelle Unterstützung bei Demenz

 

BMBF

This project is supported locally by funding from Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung, BMBF, under the aegis of JPND (www.jpnd.eu).