Our Members

The World Dementia Council (WDC) has 24 members working across six continents. WDC’s members attend WDC meetings, vote on key issues and chair or participate in WDC’s global teams. We currently have one vacancy for a member.
  •  Yves Joanette PhD, FCAHS, WDC
    Yves Joanette PhD, FCAHS
    WDC Chair
  • Raj Long
    Raj Long
    WDC Vice-Chair
  • Professor Ricardo F. Allegri, MD, PhD
    Professor Ricardo F. Allegri, MD, PhD
    WDC Member
  • Professor Philippe Amouyel - MD, PhD
    Professor Philippe Amouyel, MD, PhD
    WDC Member and Global Team Lead
  • Samantha Budd Haeberlein, PhD
    Samantha Budd Haeberlein, PhD
    WDC Member
  • Hilary Doxford
    Hilary Doxford
    WDC Member
  • Kiki Edwards
    Kiki Edwards
    WDC Member
  • Phyllis Ferrell
    Phyllis Ferrell
    WDC Member
  • Dr. Margaret A. Hamburg
    Margaret A. Hamburg, MD
    WDC Member
  • Paul Hogan
    Paul Hogan
    WDC Member
  • Jeremy Hughes
    Jeremy Hughes
    WDC Member and Trustee
  • Harry Johns
    Harry Johns
    WDC Member and Global Team Lead
  •  Kiyoshi Kurokawa, MD, PhD
    Kiyoshi Kurokawa, MD, PhD
    WDC Member
  • Chris Llewellyn
    Chris Llewellyn
    WDC Member and Global Team Lead
  • Tetsu Maruyama, MD, PhD
    Tetsu Maruyama, MD, PhD
    WDC Member
  • Professor Pierluigi Nicotera, PhD
    Professor Pierluigi Nicotera, PhD
    WDC Member
  • Meera Pattabiraman
    Meera Pattabiraman
    WDC Member and Trustee
  • Ronald C. Petersen, MD, PhD
    Ronald C. Petersen, MD, PhD
    WDC Member and Global Team Lead
  • Lisa Rometty
    Lisa Rometty
    WDC Member
  • Kusumadewi (DY) Suharya
    Kusumadewi (DY) Suharya
    WDC Member
  • Kate Swaffer
    Kate Swaffer
    WDC Member
  • Li-Yu Tang
    Li-Yu Tang
    WDC Member
  • George Vradenburg
    George Vradenburg
    WDC Member and Trustee