Nurse scientist leads project to scale support for caregivers of people with dementia

Researchers develop program for caregivers of those with dementia to ease transition home

Researchers from the Family Caregiving Institute seek to help caregivers navigate the move back home following a hospital stay for family members with dementia. Because the transition home often includes a variety of challenges for caregivers, this research project seeks to develop innovative tools specifically for the caregivers.

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What is ‘active learning?’Winter Advancing Health focuses on community

Read about the positive impact students, faculty and alumni create in the clinics, communities and classrooms where they live and serve. Read about the difference our donors, alumni, faculty and students make every day in the latest Advancing Health.

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Learn together, practice togetherLearn together, practice together

A joint project between the UC Davis School of Medicine and the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing integrates team-based care in the classroom and in clinical learning environments. The project brings together medical, physician assistant and nurse practitioner students who learn to regularly work in teams to provide better patient care.

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Video: Family Caregiving Institute team makes strong showing

Faculty and staff in the Family Caregiving Institute at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis led a number of presentations, symposiums and poster sessions at the 2018 Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America (GSA) in Boston Nov. 14-18.
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