World Health Organization

Acknowledgements

Project Management

Anne Margriet Pot (project manager), Diana Zandi, Tarun Dua, Shekhar Saxena.

Contribution

Valuable help and advice was received from many organizations, experts, people with dementia, and caregivers who have contributed to the development of iSupport, including but not limited to those mentioned below.

Key Contributors

Dolores Gallagher-Thompson, Stanford University, Stanford, USA; Kala Mehta, Stanford University, Stanford, USA; Bernadette Willemse, WHO Collaborating Centre for Dissemination of Good Practices in Mental Health, Trimbos-Institute, Utrecht, Netherlands; Lilly Xiao, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia.

Technical Reviewers and Advisors

Emiliano Albanese, WHO Collaborating Center for Training and Research in Mental Health, University of Geneva, Switzerland; Nicole Batsch, Alzheimer’s Disease International, London, UK; Upasana Baruah, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore, India; Kiki Edwards, Rossetti Care, Ibadan, Nigeria; Kieren Egan, WHO Collaborating Center for Training and Research in Mental Health, University of Geneva, Switzerland; Mariella Guerra, Instituto de la Memoria, Lima, Peru; Jayna Holroyd-Leduc, University of Calgary, Canada; Timothy Kwok, Jockey Club Centre for Positive Ageing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; Marleen Prins, WHO Collaborating Centre for Dissemination of Good Practices in Mental Health, Trimbos-Institute, Utrecht, Netherlands; Santosh Loganathan, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore, India; Prafulla Shivakumar, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore, India; Iris van Asch, WHO Collaborating Centre for Dissemination of Good Practices in Mental Health, Trimbos-Institute, Utrecht, Netherlands; Mathew Varghese, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore, India; Huali Wang, Dementia Care & Research Center, Peking University Institute of Mental Health, Beijing, China; Marc Wortmann, Alzheimer’s Disease International, London, UK.

WHO Staff

Alison Brunier, Kenneth Carswell, Dag Rekve, Katrin Seeher, Mark van Ommeren.

Interns and Consultants

Emma Craddock, Melissa Harper Shehadeh, Marije Kaat, Annet Kleiboer, Harleen Rai, Hiral Shah, Shuo Wang

Administrative Support

Adeline Loo, Ophel Riano, Caroline Herment

Production Team

Development: Iris Rosier, Kirsten van der Werff, Katherina Martin Abello, WHO Collaborating Centre for Dissemination of Good Practices in Mental Health, Trimbos-Institute, Utrecht, Netherlands, in collaboration with; Deepak Bhikharie, Edi Recica, Kees Schouten, Aan Zee, Noordwijk aan zee, Netherlands.

Illustrations: Janet van der Werff, Drachten, Netherlands.

Language check: Harriet Payne, Alzheimer’s Disease International, London, UK

Voice-over: Misha Kay, WHO Head Quarters, Geneva, Switzerland

Financial Support

The following organizations contributed financially to the development and production of iSupport:

Alzheimer’s Association, USA; Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport, Netherlands. 

None of them are individually responsible in any way for the content or functioning of or views displayed on iSupport.