Scientific Programme Overview

Scientific Programme Overview
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Plenary Sessions
Plenary 1
18 April 2013
14:30 – 16:00
Plenary 2
18 April 2013
16:30 – 18:00
Plenary 3
19 April 2013
09:00 – 10:30
Plenary 4
20 April 2013
14:00 – 15:30
Plenary 5
20 April 2013
16:00 – 17:30
Challenges for the Global Health System

Prevention and Risk Factors in Dementia

Quality of Life for People with Dementia and Carers

Nutrition and Oral Care in Dementia

A Cure for Alzheimer’s Disease by 2025? (Debate)

A Personal Experience of Living with Dementia

Angela Yang

The Projected Effect of Risk Factor Reduction on Alzheimer’s Disease Prevalence

Deborah Barnes
(USA) A Personal Experience of a Carer

Eating Behaviours of People with Dementia

Daisy Acosta
(Dominican Republic)

Christopher Chen
Dementia a Public Health Priority

Marc Wortmann
Is Prevention of Alzheimer’s Disease Possible?

Henry Brodaty

An Internet Intervention for Family Carers

Anne Margriet Pot
The Implications for Poor Oral Health in the Elderly

Peter Foltyn
(Australia) Howard Feldman
Physical Comorbidity in Dementia

Sandro Sorbi
(Italy) From Epidemiological Studies to Multidomain Prevention Trials

Sandrine Andrieu
(France) An Asian Approach to Dementia Care

Akira Homma
(Japan) Dementia and Weight Loss: an Epidemiologic Overview

Emiliano Albanese

Where are we with the NCD Movement?

Cary Adams
(Swizterland) Traditional Medicine and Dementia

Ching-Laing Hsieh

Parallel Sessions, Living with Dementia Sessions & ADI Workshops

Parallel sessions, including living with dementia sessions and ADI workshops will take place at the following times.

Friday 19 April 2013 11:00 – 12:30
Friday 19 April 2013 14:00 – 15:30
Friday 19 April 2013 16:00 – 17:30

Saturday 20 April 2013 09:00 – 10:30
Saturday 20 April 2013 11:00 – 12:30

The sessions will be comprised of presentations selected from abstract submissions – the final programme, available in mid-January 2013, will contain details of the sessions taking place and content of these sessions.