Faculty of Medicine | Lund University


National Graduate School on Ageing and Health

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The first doctoral student linked to SWEAH has presented her thesis. It happend on February 16 in Lund and offered a fruitful discussion about the future of home care for people with dementia. At a SWEAH-lecture the theoretical puzzle fell into place for Christina Bökberg, registered nurse and lecturer at Lund University.

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Tomorrow Friday, Christina Bökberg, doctoral student at the Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, will present her thesis. This is the first dissertation of a doctoral student linked to SWEAH. Title of the thesis is: Care and Services at home for the person with dementia. Structure, process, and outcomes. Mer info

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Cecilia Winberg, marketing manager for SWEAH, finished her national tour in Kristianstad, on 2 December 2016. A report of the day, plus a video interview with Cecilia Winberg about SWEAH has been released on: http://www.hkr.se/besok

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On 3-4 October, SWEAH held a workshop in Lund within the framework of the course "Theoretical Perspectives on methodological choices in research on aging and health". Two days dedicated to deepen the initial online discussions of the course with lectures and group discussions.

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6.7 million SEK. It was awarded to the research team Sahlgrenska Suicide Studies at the University of Gothenburg in this year's call for proposals from the Swedish Research Council. The focus is on depression and suicide among the elderly. The research group has ties to AgeCap, one of SWEAH's partners.
Read more about the project in Akamdemiliv (Only in Swedish)

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Study coordinator
Associate professor Maria Haak
Tel: + 46 46-222 18 15
E-mail: maria.haak@med.lu.se

Research administrator
Stina Elfverson
 Tel: 046-222 19 42

Professor Susanne Iwarsson
Tel: +46 46-222 19 40
E-mail: susanne.iwarsson@med.lu.se
Communications Officer
Erik Skogh
Tel: +46 46-222 19 78
E-mail: erik.skogh@med.lu.se 

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 Swedish National Graduate School for Competitive Science on Ageing and Health
 Department of Health Sciences (SWEAH)
 Lund University
 Box 188
 SE-221 00 Lund

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