- Tag 1, Plenum, Referenten, Fachvortrag
- Headmaster of Stiftelsen Silviahemmet, President of the Swedish Dementia Centre
Dr. Wihelmina Hoffman, geriatrician with focus since 35 years of dementia care. Headmaster of Silviahemmet a foundation established by Her Majesty Queen Silvia in 1996. From Silviahemmet education programs are spread, for highest quality of life for persons with dementia and their families. The education programs are: academic educations in cooperations with universities for assistant nurses, physicians, occupational- and physiotherapists. Certifications of whole care units as well as base education programs and family education programs. Dr Hoffman is also since 2008 the president of the government funded Swedish national competence centre for dementia. From the Swedish Dementia Centre free of charge web-based educationprograms are spread and the work aims overall at a dementia friendly society.
Photo: Yanan Li