• 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
  • International leaders will gather on 30 June 2021 to explore dementia in the context of ageing societies across the world.

    Professor Alexandre Kalache from the ILC in Brazil and Dr Adelina Comas-Herrera from STRiDE, based at the LSE, will be presenting at this event, joining co-chairs Professor Shekhar Saxena, Professor of the Practice of Global Mental Health at Harvard (and formerly...

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