Dementia: Quality of Care 2016
- 08:30 - 16:30
- Manchester Conference Centre
Miguel Da Silva is a Registered Nurse. Qualified with a Nursing Degree, at University of Madeira – Portugal, in 2009. Started working as General Nurse in Care Homes, where he developed his skills in working with older adults, and people living with dementia.
A Year later started working at King’s College Hospital in the Hyper Acute Stroke Unit, and developed his skills as a General Nurse, and specialised in Stroke Care, having completed the Stroke Care Module in 2013.
During his experience in the ward, he developed an interest in research, and got involved in the ongoing Stroke research. In 2014 started working in Stroke Research at King’s College University, where he developed his knowledge and skills as researcher.
In the end of the year 2014 started working at the Wolfson CARD King’s College London, and has been working in Clinical Trials Team, conducting Research in care homes, where he has improved his skills in research, research management, and Research for older people living in care homes.