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Innovative Alzheimer training for caregivers

POSTHCARD is a learning platform for formal and informal caregivers. It teaches them how to interact with Alzheimer patients.

04 DecPOSTHCARD team remains connected during this COVID-19 pandemic.


Despite the global health crisis, the POSTHCARD team remains united and motivated even remotely. In Switzerland, the Netherlands, Romania and Belgium…

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05 NovPOSTHCARD platform – online co-creation and evaluation due to coronacrisis.


The coronavirus pandemic is forcing the POSTHCARD team to be resourceful by developing a new digital co-creation and evaluation method. Online…

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12 OctExpReal presented at the Conference on the Foundations of Digital Games


In an earlier blog post we wrote about the need for dynamic text generation in the Alzheimer Care Trainer (ACT): because…

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24 JunAbstract – Alzheimer Care Trainer: a personalized simulation to practice daily care situations with people with Alzheimer’s disease.


Authors abstract : Mariet Theune, Frédéric Ehrler, Nicolas Szilas, Henk Herman Nap, Pia Vandebergh, Razvan Craciunescu and Martijn Vastenburg At the…

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14 FebOpen source software release: ExpReal text generation


Recently, the team presented a poster at the CLIN30 conference in Utrecht, The Netherlands. The poster announced the release of ExpReal…

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17 NovPOSTHCARD project is one of the nominated solutions at the regional competition on Innovative Digital Solutions for accessible Europe 2019.


The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and European Commission (EC) have joined efforts to organise the second edition of “Accessible Europe: ICT…

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17 OctPoster presentation – Alzheimer Care Trainer: reducing stress of the informal caregiver and improving long-term care for Alzheimer patients


AAL FORUM 2019 – Aarhus Denmark, 23-25 September The poster presentations of the AAL Forum 2019 all encompass the main topic, Smarter…

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01 JulOne format for generating text in multiple languages


In an earlier post, we described that we are dynamically generating all texts used in the POSTHCARD simulation. This provides flexibility…

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30 JunPosthcard Consortium meeting in Brussels, 11-12 June 2019


Just a few weeks before the start of the summer vacation the next Consortium meeting was held in the city of…

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01 MayWhy the texts in POSTHCARD are not fixed


What do we mean by text not being ‘fixed’? We’re talking about how the text changes when the stories in the…

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