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Dissemination (Work package 2)

Act on Dementia news article

In October 2016, representatives of the Joint Action attended the Alzheimer Europe Conference in Copenhagen. 


Representatives of Work packages 1,2,4,5, and 6 of the Joint Action attended the meeting of the EU Expert Group on Dementia, which was held during the Council of Europe Presidency Event in Bratislava on 28/29 November 2016, and the Coordinators also attended the next meeting of this group in Malta on 15th and 16th of May 2017.

On 28 June 2017, the Joint Action was invited to present to the Alzheimer Europe Public Affairs Committee on progress so far.  Representatives of the Joint Action shared updates on the work underway and planned.

Work packages 4 and 7 were represented at the AE Conference in Berlin in October 2017 on diagnosis and post-diagnostic support and dementia friendly communities, respectively.


WP4 – Professor Krolak-Salmon presented to the Chrodis + Joint Action in Treviso, Italy on 13 February 2018, where he was able to share the findings from the evidence review carried out by work package 4 and to discuss the plans for pilot tests of the recommendations from the report.


Work package 7 was represented at the Alzheimer Europe Conference in Berlin in October 2017 by Imogen Blood Associates who presented their work for the Joint Action on dementia friendly communities.