Become a member of NNIDR
Members of the NNIDR contribute to the Institute’s goals of prioritising, coordinating and translating the Australian research effort in dementia.
To become a member, please fill out the NNIDR Membership form here.
A person will automatically be granted membership and be expected to participate in the Institute in accordance with relevant agreements if they are:
- a recipient of grant(s) underwritten by the Boosting Dementia Research Initiative,
- a recipient of a grant or tender awarded under NNIDR funding rules, or
- a member of the NNIDR Board, Expert Advisory Panel or Secretariat.
A person will be eligible for membership if they fall within one of the following groups:
- a researcher, with a demonstrable interest in dementia research;
- a consumer, defined as a person living with dementia or a carer of a person living with dementia, or family member of someone living with dementia;
- a non-research health professional, including but not limited to clinicians, nurses, GPs, care providers, allied health professionals.
- Policy makers, health economists and dementia advocates are also encouraged to become members.
NNIDR values a collaborative relationship with members and welcome participation from members in the NNIDR community. NNIDR membership benefits include:
- facilitated opportunities to connect and collaborate with dementia researchers across Australia,
- dedicated support for the establishment of special interest groups and meetings,
- discounted registration to the Australian Dementia Forum,
- training opportunities and industry updates,
- updates on NNIDR's program and projects through Dementia Research News, and
- opportunities to be featured in NNIDR’s Dementia Research News, social media and website.