Open Minded: Embracing new perspectives in Alzheimer's
Alzheimer's disease is the single leading cause of dementia, which affects up to 50 million people around the world
Uniting those with firsthand knowledge for an important conversation about new approaches to the disease
The Centre for Neuroscience & Regenerative Medicine invites you to join us in asking: how can we make the greatest impact on Alzheimer’s?
Featuring addresses from New York Times bestselling author Dr Dale Bredesen (The End of Alzheimer’s, 2017), and leading Australian neuroscientist Professor Bryce Vissel, the event will include an expert panel discussion, and audience Q&A.
Alzheimer's It is the number-one killer of Australian women, with more than 6 million Australians expected to be diagnosed with the condition in the next 40 years. The need to act is urgent.
Open Minded: Embracing new perspectives in Alzheimer’s hopes to establish a community that can play a role in changing the weight of opinion so that Alzheimer’s is seen as a disease that needs:
- New thinking and approaches to treatment based on deep caring of the human being;
- Respect of the whole person and their need for individualised care;
- Excellent, diverse science and open-mindedness to embrace a range of approaches
The event will include practical information from leading experts, and the latest in research.