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Three researchers in Geriatrics: use the expertise present in Stockholm

2020-10-27

In a cultural opinion article in Dagens Nyheter,  signed by NEAR’s Director, Laura Fratiglioni together with two other members of Karolinska Institutet’s special resource group for the health of elderly under the Covid-19 pandemic, urges local authorities to use the their expertise. With more research and education, in cooperation with regional authorities and municipalities, the situation on those nursing homes and facilities lacking in good care can be much improved, they argue.

Read the full article (in Swedish)

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First e-meetings with Ethical and Scientific Advisory Boards

2020-11-26

NEAR has had the first meetings with its Ethical and Scientific Advisory Boards. At the ethical advisory board meeting, a future direction of NEAR as an ethically more aware actor was discussed. An actor that pulls knowledge from different fields together and is able to better describe the quality of health in the elderly. The […]

Societal Advisory Board e-meeting

2020-11-11

The first Societal Advisory Board meeting took place 10th of November 2020 on Zoom. For a detailed list of the members in the Advisory Board please see: Members of the Societal Advisory Board.  

E-meeting of NEAR database managers

2020-11-04

The NEAR database managers have conducted two e-meetings regarding the new platform of NEAR on November 3d and November 13th.