World Dementia Council welcomes essential step in global fight against dementia
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has launched the Global Dementia Observatory, an international surveillance platform that will monitor progress around the world in meeting global aims to defeat dementia set out in the WHO Global action plan for the...Published date: 7th December 2017 by World Dementia Council
World Dementia Council welcomes boost for research on disease-modifying therapies - Bill Gates joins battle against Dementia
Respected philanthropist Bill Gates has invested $50 million in the Dementia Discovery Fund (DDF). This is Mr Gates’ first investment in dementia research, and a personal one, sparked by experience of Alzheimer’s in...Published date: 13th November 2017 by World Dementia Council
WDC Chair, Yves Joanette, participated in the 2017 World Health Summit in Berlin, Germany on 15th to 17th October.
WDC Chair, Yves Joanette, participated in the World Health Summit 2017 in Berlin, Germany on 15th to 17th October. The theme of the meeting was Science – Innovation – Policies....Published date: 19th October 2017 by World Dementia Council