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Carin Lennartsson interviewed on social isolation on Swedish TV

2020-05-13

Carin Lennartsson, PI of the NEAR-associated project SWEOLD, is interviewed on Swedish Television on the growing problems with social isolation for the elderly in the Covid-19 risk groups. (Click the picture to view the clip. In Swedish.)

She is also featured in an article (in Swedish), commenting on the myth that Swedish elderly are the lonliest in the world.

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Professor Ingmar Skoog: The Public Health Authority is wrong to point out 70-year-olds as a risk group

2020-06-04

Ingmar Skoog, PI and member of the NEAR Steering Board, is interviewed in Altinget (in Swedish).

NEAR on Swedish science radio

2020-05-18

Laura Fratiglioni and Ingmar Skoog from the NEAR collaboration are among the experts interviewed in “Vetenskapsradion På djupet” on the problems with the spread of Covid-19 among the most vulnerable, elderly people in Sweden (In Swedish). Click on the image or listen here.

Ingmar Skoog on the Covid-19 problems in elderly care in Sweden

2020-05-12

On the Swedish public television show Agenda on Sunday, 10 May, the NEAR PI and collaborator Professor Ingmar Skoog took part in a discussion panel about the failure to protect the elderly in Sweden. The discussion starts at the 11-minute mark. (In Swedish.)