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Centre for Elderly and Nursing Home Medicine (SEFAS)

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Centre for Elderly and Nursing Home Medicine (SEFAS) is part of Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care at Faculty of Medicine.

Head of centre is Professor Bettina Husebø.

SEFAS is established in cooperation with GC Rieber Funds, and focuses on research, education and implementation, - based on national and international cooperation.

News
Tranvåg speak at top meeting

Husebø and Tranvåg at top meeting about women's health

The government launched six promises for better womens's health on the international women's day 8 March 2019, which promises equally good health care regardless of gender.

RESEARCH
Bestefar, Samuel og Bettina

TV personalities Samuel and Grandpa become co-researchers

Samuel Massie and grandfather Arne Ulvolden from the TV2 series "Samuel and grandfather" become co-researchers in the BetterAge research project, led by University of Bergen professor Bettina Husebø.

Research
Two elderly people looking at an Ipad

New study involving persons with dementia/cognitive impairment and their caregivers

We are seeking persons with dementia or cognitive impairment and their caregivers to the new study LIVE@Home. Path. The goal of the project is to increase knowledge about the elderly with dementia living at home, and how to improve the dementia pathway in health care services.