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Riona McArdle

4th June 2020

The Digital Aid Project – a toolset for long-term care facilities during and beyond the COVID-19 pandemic

When the COVID-19 pandemic broke out, all eyes turned to acute hospitals, where medical staff…
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28th May 2020

Fear of dementia: how it affects our wellbeing and what we can do about it

“Thinking about dementia, I feel a lurch in my stomach, an anxiety in my gut.…
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21st May 2020

International COVID-19 end-of-life care guidance for nursing homes leaves key themes unaddressed

COVID-19’s death rate is disproportionally higher in nursing homes, creating enormous pressures to deliver high-quality…
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14th May 2020

Material Citizenship: Functional objects can support meaningful activities for people with dementia living in care homes during Covid-19

I am passionate about conducting applied research that seeks to improve the experiences of those…
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Anja Leist, Associate Professor and ERC Fellow at the University of Luxembourg
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6th March 2020

Being a World Young Leader in Dementia: Between academic brilliance and acts of kindness

Anja Leist is Associate Professor and ERC Fellow at the University of Luxembourg. Her research…
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