Women and dementia

This unique parallel session will include the following presentations:

Annemarie Schumacher Dimech, Switzerland – Women’s Experience of the Caregiver Role: An Overview of Current Findings

Mary Mittelman, USA – Gender Differences in Dementia Caregiving: Implications for Intervention

Elina Suzuki, France – Improving Quality of Care for People with Dementia: What Can Countries Measure?

MaryAnne Sterling, USA – The National Alzheimer’s and Dementia Patient & Caregiver Powered Research Network (AD-PCPRN): Transforming the Culture of Alzheimer’s Research

Lynn Posluns, Canada – The Women’s Brain Health Initiative

Claire Tochel, Scotland – Female caregivers’ perspectives on the most important outcomes of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia

Jill Lesser, USA – The Global Alliance on Women’s Brain Health

Maria Teresa Ferretti, Switzerland – Dementia and Gender Equality -an Update from the Women’s Brain Project

Location: Room 190 / Plenary Hall Date: July 27, 2018 Time: 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm