The Older Person’s Companion Programme

On April 16th, 2014 Dr. Sergio Pascoal, geriatrician at the Hospital das Clínicas and coordinator for the Older Person’s Companion Programme (PAI) in the Municipal Health Secretariat of Sao Paulo, presented the programme as part of a seminar series on…
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Caring of older people by volunteers

Sister Terezinha Tortelli, National Coordinator of Pastoral Care of the Older Person and Recipient of the 2012 National Award for Human Rights, gave a presentation on April 1st, 2014 organized by the International Longevity Centre Brazil (ILC-BR) and held in…
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Family Medicine in the United Kingdom

An article by Dr. Patrick Hutt, general practitioner (GP) principal at Queensbridge Group Practice (London) and clinical associate in University College London, entitled “General Practice in the United Kingdom: A training evolution” was published in the Revista Brasileira de Medicina…
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