Being Dementia Smart - An innovative Dementia Curriculum

Press/Media: Teaching

Period15 Feb 2016

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  • TitleINNOVATIVE DEMENTIA CURRICULUM RECOGNISED IN AWARDS
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletPre Registration Nursing and Midwifery Education Bulletin
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date15/02/16
    DescriptionBeing Dementia Smart was a finalist in the Best
    Educational Initiative category and is now embedded
    in the pre-registration BSc Nursing programme at the
    university. Working with colleagues in the school and
    the Alzheimer Scotland Dementia nurse consultant
    from NHS Highland, Dr Leah Macaden, a lecturer at the
    school’s Highland campus, conceived and developed this
    innovative dementia curriculum.
    URLhttp://(www.nes.scot.nhs.uk/media/3481048/bulletin_issue_no_4_2015__supporting_quality_in_pre-registration_nursing_and_midwifery_education_.pdf )
    PersonsLeah Macaden