Dr. Seike Receives the Urakami Award at the 7th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society for Dementia Prevention
Dr. Aya Seike (Uehiro Research Division for Ethics and Spirituality) was awarded the Urakami Award for her presentation at the 7th Annual Meeting of Japan Society for Dementia Prevention in Okayama in September, 2017.
The Urakami Award is given to presentators whose outstanding research have contributed to academic excellence. The title of her presentation was “Validating the effect of the leader training program for dementia friendly community building: Mutual support and self-empowerment program development of the “Life Learning Retreat,” Intermediate Level Course”. Dr. Seike has been working on the project since 2014 at the Kokoro Research Center. This was her 2nd consecutive year receiving the award.