Friday, July 30, 2021

ROWENA RICHIE Atlantic Fellow for Equity in Brain Health. Rowena Richie is a Gen2Gen Innovation Fellow and co-creator of For You.





ROWENA RICHIE
Atlantic Fellow for Equity in Brain Health

Global Brain Health Institute
University of California, San Francisco | Trinity College Dublin
gbhi.org | www.youtube.com/c/GlobalBrainHealthInstitute | @GBHI_Fellows


Rowena Richie is a Gen2Gen Innovation Fellow and co-creator of For You, launching a creative movement of art making as gift giving between artists and elders. For more information, visit Encore.org/innovation or foryou.productions.

The Global Brain Health Institute (GBHI) is a leader in the global community dedicated to protecting the world’s aging populations from threats to brain health. Dementia is rapidly increasing around the world. By 2050, the number of people with dementia could triple from 50 million to 152 million, overwhelming families, communities, public health care systems, and economies throughout the world. GBHI works to reduce the scale and impact of dementia in three ways, by training and connecting the next generation of leaders in brain health through the Atlantic Fellows for Equity in Brain Health program; by collaborating in expanding preventions and interventions; by sharing knowledge and engaging in advocacy. Learn more at http://www.gbhi.org.

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According to CPR.Heart.org, back in 2007, the American Heart Association, the American Red Cross and the National Safety Council collaborate...