• by Philip Scheltens

    This year’s AAIC would have taken place in Amsterdam. We, and particularly I, was extremely excited about this and we have been looking forward to this for many years. I remember I started lobbying for Amsterdam already in 2013. The amount of submitted presentations broke a record...

    Categories: Blogs
    Published date: July 2020 by World Dementia Council
  • The World Dementia Council will meet in full for the 15th time later this week. This particular meeting of council members will be, like most other gatherings at the current time, be conducted in a virtual setting due to the ongoing Covid-19 emergency.

    Council members and associate members will gather this Friday...

    Categories: Updates
    Published date: July 2020 by World Dementia Council
  • At a European Parliament lunch debate on 18 February, hosted by Christophe Hansen MEP, Alzheimer Europe (AE) launched a new report presenting updated prevalence rates for dementia in Europe.

    The Alzheimer Europe Yearbook 2019 adds to growing international evidence that healthier lifestyles are reducing the overall prevalence rate of dementia....

    Categories: Updates
    Published date: February 2020 by World Dementia Council