Actifcare Newsletter – Issue 3 now available

We are delighted to publish the third issue of our Actifcare Newsletter. To read more about the Actifcare project partner country results and early cross country findings from our 1-year cohort study, please click here.

 

  • Actifcare plenary meeting – Lisbon, October 2016

Actifcare plenary meeting – Lisbon, October 2016

The Actifcare team met in Lisbon this month and very good progress continues to be made in each of the work streams. The highlights of the meeting were:

Friday 21st October

The WP1 team presented an overview […]

  • Professor Frans Verhey presents latest Actifcare Results

Professor Frans Verhey presents latest Actifcare Results

Professor Frans Verhey, on behalf of the Actifcare study team, presented the latest results from the project at the 5th European Nursing Conference in Rotterdam, Netherlands this week. These results were presented as part […]

Actifcare Newsletter – Issue 2 now available

We are delighted to publish the second issue of our Actifcare Newsletter. To read more about the Actifcare project, including a first look at the baseline results from our 1-year cohort study (WP3), please click here.

 

  • Actifcare plenary meeting – Oslo, February 2016

Actifcare plenary meeting – Oslo, February 2016

The Actifcare team met in Oslo on the 4th and 5th of February 2016 and good progress continues to be made across the different work streams.

General project progress was reviewed (WP1 team).
The WP2 team presented the […]

  • Actifcare Newsletter – Issue 1 now available

Actifcare Newsletter – Issue 1 now available

We are delighted to publish the first issue of our Actifcare Newsletter. To read more about the Actifcare project, including a first look at the results from our focus groups exploring barriers and facilitators […]

  • Actifcare plenary meeting – Stockholm, September 2015

Actifcare plenary meeting – Stockholm, September 2015

The Actifcare team met recently in Stockholm on the 10th and 11th of September 2015 and good progress continues to be made by all.

General project progress was reviewed (WP1 team).
The WP2 team presented initial results from […]

  • Dr Kate Irving dispels the four myths of dementia

Dr Kate Irving dispels the four myths of dementia

Listen to Dr Kate Irving dispell the four myths of dementia in her compelling TED X talk in Dublin City University.

Ted x Dr Kate Irving

Dr Kate Irving, who has spent the last 20 years of […]

  • Actifcare in the news in the Netherlands

Actifcare in the news in the Netherlands

Psychologist Liselot Kerpershoek of Maastricht University speaks in a Dutch newspaper about some of the early findings from the Actifcare project in Limburg in the Netherlands.

Highlights of the article include:

– Day care and home care options […]

  • Actifcare at the IAGG-ER 8th Congress, Dublin, April 2015

Actifcare at the IAGG-ER 8th Congress, Dublin, April 2015

Two Actifcare poster presentations were made at the recent International Gerontology and Geriatrics European Region Congress in the convention centre in Dublin, April 23-26 2015. Rachael Joyce (DCU) presented an overview of the Actifcare project […]