Dementias Online

10 & 11 March 2021 | 3.00pm-6.30pm

Registration open soon!

We are delighted to announce Professor Ramin Nilforooshan and Professor Aimee Spector will be joining Professor John O'Brien & Professor Alistair Burns as members of the the MAH Dementias committee.

Our new chairs, Ramin and Aimee, are putting together an exciting new programme for a special, CPD Certified, online event aimed at early career researchers and juniors/trainees.

The committee are bringing together leading experts in the field of dementia for two afternoons of research round ups, panel debates, case study quizzes, and free paper opportunities giving you insights, tips and tricks into the fundamental clinical principles in Dementia. 

Taking place from 3.00pm-6.30pm GMT on Wednesday 10th and Thursday 11th March 2021, you will receive 6 CPD points for watching the sessions live or on-demand.

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Take a look at the agenda below and register for updates here.

Day 1 | 10th March 2021

Time

Session

15.00-15.10 Welcome and introduction from the chairs
Professor Ramin Nilforooshan & Professor Aimee Spector
15.10-15.40 'In Conversation With'

Interview with a pioneer of dementia clinical research
- Career milestones
- Tips on how to achieve your career goals
- Latest research developments
15.40-16.00 Networking break
16.00-16.20 Clinical Update
COVID-19 and neuropsychiatric syndromes
16.20-16.40 Clinical Update
Types of dementiaTypes of dementia
16.40-17.00 Sponsored symposium
17.00-17.40 Panel Discussion
What will be the impact of Covid-19 on the future of dementia care?
- Care homes
- Community
- Hospitals
17.30-17.50 Networking break
17.50-18.20 Research Round-up
- Summary of the latest research in Biomarkers
18.20-18.40 Live Quiz
Clinical case situations - how would you diagnose and treat?
18.40 Close of Day 1

Day 2 | 11th March 2021

Time

Session

15.00-15.10 Welcome to day 2 from the chairs
Professor Ramin Nilforooshan & Professor Aimee Spector
15.10-15.40 'In Conversation With'

Interview with a pioneer of dementia clinical research
- Career milestones
- Tips on how to achieve your career goals
- Latest research developments
15.40-16.00 Networking break
16.00-16.20 Clinical Update
Medico-legal considerations in dementia care
16.20-16.40 Clinical Update
Alcohol misuse in older people
16.40-17.00 Sponsored symposium
17.00-17.40

Free paper session
Present your own key cases or latest research

17.30-17.50 Networking break
17.50-18.20 Research Round-up
Summary of the latest research in new therapeutics in dementia
18.20-18.40 Live Quiz
Clinical case situations - how would you diagnose and treat?
18.40 Close of Day 2