Dementia Research Knowledge Exhchange Event

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Dementia Research Knkowledge Exchange Event (IRL)
Date: 
30 April 2019
Venue: 
Townhall, Dept. Health, Baggot St. Dublin 2
Organised by: 
National Dementia Office & Health Research Board
Speakers: 
See event website for programme details

Information: 

The National Dementia Strategy emphasised the importance of dementia research as a way to develop better evidence to inform healthcare development in dementia which can positively impact on people’s health and wellbeing. The purpose of this event is to showcase a range of dementia research projects which support the aims of the National Dementia Strategy and to provide researchers and decision-makers in Government Departments/Health Service Executive an opportunity to:

- Hear about the current scale and scope of applied dementia research across different specialities in Ireland;

- Explore how research findings can inform decision-making and policy development;

- Facilitate engagement between dementia researchers and policy-makers, to share and exchange knowledge, identify potential for collaboration and reflect on future priorities.