• The Council has published the transcript from the global dialogue of international leaders on dementia and ageing societies. Chaired by Professor Shekhar Saxena and Sarah Lock, the transcript captures contributions including the presentations by the ILC's Professor Alexandre Kalache and the LSE and STRiDE's Dr Adelina Comas-Herrera.

    Leaders gathered on 30 June 2021 for the global...

    Categories: DLP, Updates
    Published date: July 2021 by info@worlddementiacouncil.com
  • The WDC is delighted to announce its new chair and vice chair due to take up their positions this summer.

    Professor Philip Scheltens, director of the Alzheimer Center at Amsterdam University Medical Centers (The Netherlands), will become chair of the council. Philip’s main clinical and research interests are Alzheimer's disease,...

    Categories: Updates
    Published date: June 2021 by info@worlddementiacouncil.com
  • International leaders will gather on 7 July 2021 to explore the challenges for health systems to be ready for new treatments. 

    Presenting at the event will be Dr Joanne Pike, chief strategy officer at the Alzheimer’s Association who will reflect on the implications for the health system in the US of the...

    Categories: DLP, Updates
    Published date: June 2021 by info@worlddementiacouncil.com