Have your say on dementia research
The Department of Health
The DH is inviting people to express their views on dementia research in the lead up to the G8 summit this December.The online questions will give people the opportunity to have their say on the issues that the summit will discuss.Although this is not part of the formal summit process, the comments will be taken into account by the summit planning team to inform the discussions on the day. The summit will focus on how to prevent, delay and effectively treat dementia. The deadline for comments is 15 October.
To complete the online questions visit http://dementiachallenge.dh.gov.uk/category/g8-dementia-summit/
Explore nursing history
The Royal College of Nursing
Two new exhibitions have launched in London to explore the history of nursing at The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) and the Heritage Centre.
'This is Nursing' will run until spring 2015 and tells the story of innovative nursing education.The displays include a wide variety of historic equipment, uniforms and badges.
'The Royal Connection' runs until spring 2014 and celebrates the connection between the royal family and the RCN.