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Paper: Experiences of stigma and discrimination among people living with dementia and family carers in Brazil

published on Thursday, May 20th, 2021

Research has found that dementia was commonly viewed by people living with dementia as part of ageing and carers reported low levels of knowledge and awareness about the condition in Brazil. The paper was written by STRiDE colleagues, Déborah Oliveira, Fabiana Araújo Figueiredo Da Mata, Elaine Mateus, Christine W. Musyimi, Nicolas Farina, Cleusa P. Ferri […]

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Paper: Active inclusion of people living with dementia in planning for dementia care and services

published on Thursday, September 2nd, 2021

Principles on how to involve people living with dementia in service design and planning have been explored as part of the STRiDE Project. The paper was written by STRiDE colleagues, Erica Breuer, Emily Freeman, Suvarna Alladi, Marina Breedt, Ishta Govia, Mariana López-Ortega, Christine Musyimi, Deborah Oliveira, Meera Pattabiraman, Tara Sani, Marguerite Schneider, Kate Swaffer, Dubhglas […]

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New paper: Building a strategic theory of change to address dementia care, treatment and support gaps

published on Thursday, July 1st, 2021

A new paper describes the Theory of Change (ToC) approach used by the STRiDE Project to co-design our research project and to develop a strategic direction for dementia care, treatment and support, with stakeholders. The paper was written by a number of STRiDE colleagues led by Erica Breuer and published in the journal Dementia today. […]

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New paper: Perceptions and experiences of dementia and its care in rural Kenya

published on Tuesday, May 4th, 2021

Research has found a general lack of knowledge of dementia among family carers, healthcare professionals and the general public in Kenya. The paper was written by STRiDE colleagues, Christine Musyimi, David Ndetei, Sara Evans-Lacko, Deborah Oliveira, Elizabth Mutunga and Nicolas Farina, and published in the journal Dementia this week. The research aimed to explore the perceptions […]

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Video: STRiDE on-demand session as part of ADI 2020 conference

published on Wednesday, April 21st, 2021

Members of the STRiDE Project joined an on-demand session within Alzheimer’s Disease International’s 2020 conference to provide a birdseye view of the project and respond to delegate questions.

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Video: STRiDE workshop as part of ADI 2020 conference

published on Friday, April 16th, 2021

The STRiDE Project led a workshop as part of Alzheimer’s Disease International’s 2020 conference. This workshop outlines the progress made towards the project’s goals. This session was recorded for the ADI 2020 conference.

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Video: Webinar highlighting dementia care provision and priorities across STRiDE partner countries

published on Sunday, March 21st, 2021

STRiDE partners across our seven countries presented on dementia care provision and priorities in their countries on 25 February 2021 as part of STRiDE’s External Webinar Series.

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South Africa Theory of Change workshop

published on Friday, July 13th, 2018

Colleagues in South Africa held their national Theory of Change workshop on 11 and 12 July 2018 in Johannesburg. ​This two-day workshop was run by the University of Cape Town and Alzheimer’s South Africa NPA. The workshop was well attended and the team commented on how great it was to see how much consensus there was across a range of […]

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Brazil Theory of Change workshop

published on Friday, June 29th, 2018

Brazil held their national Theory of Change workshop on 28 June 2018 in Sao Paolo. The workshop was hosted by STRiDE partners Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP) and Federation of Brazilian Alzheimer’s Associations (FEBRAZ), and welcomed a range of key stakeholders to discuss dementia care in Brazil. The team are now working on refining their ToC map and writing a report from their […]

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India Theory of Change workshop

published on Friday, June 15th, 2018

India held their national Theory of Change workshop across two days on 14 and 15 June 2018 in Bangalore hosted by STRiDE partners National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS) and Alzheimer’s and Related Disorders Society of India (ARDSI). Participating stakeholders were welcomed by Dr Suvarna Alladi (STRiDE Senior Researcher), Professor BN Gangadhar (Director, […]

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