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e-DiVA (empowering Dementia Carers with an iSupport Virtual Assistant)
Principal Investigator / Affiliation Tuan Anh Nguyen (NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellow-Senior Research Fellow) / University of South Australia flag Australia Australia
Yuda Turana (Lecturer) / Atma Jaya Catholic University of Indonesia flag Indonesia Indonesia
Sarah Cullum (Senior Lecturer) / The University of Auckland flag New Zealand New Zealand
Thang Pham (Chairman) / Vietnam Association Geriatrics and Gerontology flag Vietnam Vietnam
Year Adopted 2020
Research Period 3 years
General Description of the Research Project This cooperative research project aims to improve mental health and well-being of informal carers of people with dementia by: (1) developing and evaluating an iSupport Virtual Assistant to support dementia carers through a partnership of Australia, Indonesia, New Zealand, and Vietnam; and (2) building capacity of researchers and Non-Government Organisation (NGO) partners to support this development and evaluation.
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Principal Investigator / Country of Research Team
Photo Tuan Anh Nguyen

Tuan Anh Nguyen

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Photo Yuda Turana

Yuda Turana

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Photo Sarah Cullum

Sarah Cullum

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New Zealand
Photo Thang Pham

Thang Pham

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