Develop an effective dementia service for elderly persons in Hong Kong


Grant Data
Project Title
Develop an effective dementia service for elderly persons in Hong Kong
Principal Investigator
Professor Chi, Iris   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Furnish Sally Alicea   (Co-principal investigator)
Duration
12
Start Date
2000-02-01
Completion Date
2001-01-31
Amount
72666
Conference Title
Presentation Title
HKU Project Code
JRS00/01
Grant Type
UK/Hong Kong Joint Research Scheme
Funding Year
1999/2000
Status
Completed
Objectives
To compare different dementia serivces models and their application in Hong Kong; to recommend and replicate cost effective dementia services for the demented elders and their family caregivers; to develop shared vision and cross-cultural research collaboration with the University of Manchester in dementia services to improve the quality of life for demented elders and reduce caregiving burden of their family caregivers.