Australian Dementia Forum 2017


The Australian Dementia Forum 2017 will take place in Melbourne from 16-18 October 2017 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.

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The inaugural Forum took place in Brisbane from 1-3 May 2016. The forum provided a unique blend of research, education, inspiration and networking. The forum covered four main themes:

  • Diagnosis/Assessment
  • Care/Living with Dementia
  • Intervention/Treatment
  • Prevention

There were feature keynote speeches by international and Australian experts including the 2015 Breakthrough Prize winner Professor John Hardy from the UCL Institute of Neurology in London, Professor Pierluigi Nicotera from DZNE in Germany and Australia’s Professor Glenda Halliday from NeuRA.

There were many networking opportunities and contributions from the NHMRC – ARC Dementia Research Development Fellows. The NNIDR is committed to creating an annual forum dedicated to promoting idea generation and collaboration, and providing opportunities to discuss developments in dementia research and participate in shaping the direction of future dementia research efforts.