• World Dementia Council (WDC) Chair, Professor Yves Joanette, gave an invited lecture at the twelfth annual meeting of the Italian Society for Dementia in Florence, Italy on Thursday 16th March 2017. In his lecture, “A Global Response to the Global Challenge of Dementia,” Professor Joanette talked about the many diseases that...

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    Published date: 27th March 2017 by World Dementia Council
  • Yves Joanette and Raj Long, the chair and vice-chair of the World Dementia Council, have warmly welcomed the decision by the World Health Organization’s Executive Board to endorse its global action plan on dementia. The plan is now expected to be formally adopted by the World Health Organization in May....

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    Published date: 31st January 2017 by World Dementia Council
  • World Dementia Council chair, Dr Yves Joanette, was pleased to give a talk and discuss the global work against dementia at the Ministry of Health in the Argentine Republic this week. He also met with World Dementia Council Member Dr Ricardo Allegri and with Drs Blake, Bustin and Roman, who supported...

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    Published date: 6th January 2017 by World Dementia Council