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The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission's science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy.
Social scientist with a PhD in Health Psychology focused on the role of public social services for the informal carers. She is involved in European research and consultancy in social innovation for active and healthy ageing and long-term care since 2001, in topics such as informal care, senior tourism, technology-enabled services, integrated care and independent living. Her research has been funded by the AAL and Framework Programmes and has been commissioned by DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion and DG CNECT for science-based policy advice. Stephanie has published her work in impact factor journals like the International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, European Journal of Ageing and Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics and in publishers like Palgrave MacMillan and Routledge.