The following international JPND research projects (part of the EU Joint Programme for Neurodegenerative Disease) have recently been approved for funding following the JPND’s Transnational Call 2012: “European research projects for the evaluation of health care policies, strategies and interventions for Neurodegenerative Diseases”.
The supported projects are listed in alphabetical order of their project acronyms.
ACTIFCare: ACces to Timely Formal Care. Coordinator: Frans Verhey: Maastricht University (Netherlands).
ALS-CarE: A Programme for ALS Care in Europe. Coordinator: Orla Hardiman: Trinity College Dublin (Ireland).
CLaSP: Care for Late Stage Parkinsonism. Coordinator: Anette Schrag: University College London (United Kingdom).
MEETINGDEM: Adaptive Implementation and Validation of the positively evaluated Meeting Centers Support Programme for people with dementia and their carers in Europe. Coordinator: Rose-Marie Dröes: VU University Medical Center Amsterdam (Netherlands).
RHAPSODY: Research to Assess Policies and Strategies for Dementia in the Young. Coordinator: Alexander Kurz: Technical University Munich (Germany).
VD_ALS_EU: Strategies and interventions for vital decisions in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis in different European countries. Coordinator: Dorothée Lulé: University of Ulm (Germany).
European research projects for the evaluation of health care policies, strategies and interventions for Neurodegenerative Diseases: Healthcare Evaluation Call Results. [Online]: EU Joint Programme – Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND), August 2013.
[A brief reference to this item features in Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter, Volume 3 Issue 10, September 2013].