National Public Lecture Tour 2017

Start Date: 
Tuesday, 28 March 2017 - 12:30pm
End Date: 
Tuesday, 28 March 2017 - 2:30pm
Rydges on Swanston, 701 Swanston Street, Carlton

The tour will provide an insider snapshot at the current state of dementia research in Australia and the work of the institute as well as the international perspective.
This is your opportunity to learn more about dementia and attain an exclusive insight on the latest prevention and care research from a leading dementia expert.

The free tour will feature Henry Brodaty AO, Co-director of the Centre for Healthy Brain Ageing, UNSW Sydney, winner of the 2016 Ryman Prize and internationally acclaimed leader in the field of research into the ageing brain, Alzheimer’s and other dementias.

The lecture will cover:
• What is Alzheimer’s and Dementia
• Update on cause/s of Alzheimer’s disease
• Prevention of Alzheimer’s disease and dementias
• Developments in diagnosis and treatments
• Maintaining quality of life for people with dementia and their families
• Hope for the future

The tour will be dementia-friendly and is supported by Alzheimer’s Australia. This free event is an opportunity for the research community to come together along with consumers and forge stronger links for knowledge share and collaboration.

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