e-FINGERS virtual facilitator for personalized brain health promotion and dementia prevention
A Co-Creation project funded by Business Finland
Co-creation -project funded by the Business Finland. During this stage, research organization is creating new research idea, which has chances to proceed as collaboration project (co-innovation) with suitable companies. This project, eFINGERS, aims to develop a virtual facilitator for personalized brain health promotion and dementia prevention. Neurocenter Finland has main responsibilities for the proposal preparation and the principal investigator is Associate Professor Alina Solomon (MD, PhD), and the project is coordinator Annalaura Jokiniemi (MSc). During Co-creation –stage the necessary research and company collaboration network will be built.
If you are interested in collaboration, you may contact Alina Solomon (https://uefconnect.uef.fi/en/person/alina.solomon/) or Annalaura Jokiniemi (https://uefconnect.uef.fi/en/person/annalaura.jokiniemi/). You can also visit Neurocenter Finland website (https://neurocenterfinland.fi/).
News in the web site of Neurocenter Finland about the starting of this projectBusiness Finland has granted Co-creation funding for the University of Eastern Finland and the e-FINGERS project. The aim of the Co-creation phase is…
Alina SolomonAssociate ProfessorInstitute of Clinical Medicine, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences
Multidomain Interventions to Prevent Cognitive Impairment, Alzheimer's Disease, and Dementia: From FINGER to World-Wide FINGERSRosenberg, A; Mangialasche, F; Ngandu, T; Solomon, A; Kivipelto, M. 2019. The Journal of prevention of Alzheimer's disease. 2020; 7: 29-36
A 2 year multidomain intervention of diet, exercise, cognitive training, and vascular risk monitoring versus control to prevent cognitive decline in at-risk elderly people (FINGER): a randomised controlled trialNgandu Tiia, Lehtisalo Jenni, Solomon Alina, Levälahti Esko, Ahtiluoto Satu, Antikainen Riitta, Bäckman Lars, Hänninen Tuomo, Jula Antti, Laatikainen Tiina, Lindström Jaana, Mangialasche Francesca, Paajanen Teemu, Pajala Satu, Peltonen Markku, Rauramaa Rainer, Stigsdotter-Neely Anna, Strandberg T, Tuomilehto J, Soininen Hilkka, Kivipelto Miia. 2015. The Lancet. 385: 2255-2263
Dementia: Risk prediction models in dementia preventionSolomon Alina, Soininen Hilkka. 2015. Nature reviews neurology. 11: 375-377