Brain Connections - NUI Galway Public Outreach Event

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DNNI in association with NUI Galway hosted a public outreach event on Thursday 15th March on Dementia and Neurodegeneration. 

Researchers from the Centre for Economic and Social Research on Dementia at NUI Galway presented ‘Let’s Talk about Dementia: Perspectives and Experiences from NUI Galway’, which aimed to increase awareness of dementia and dementia research at the University. 

The event was an opportunity to find out more about research in dementia being carried out at NUI Galway; to hear more about the latest treatment advances in dementia; to see how technology can help people with dementia; and to learn about current national policy initiatives in dementia. Information on local dementia services and supports were also be available at the meeting.

The event showcased NUI Galway dementia and brain health research. There was a panel discussion, with the opportunity for the audience to ask questions to an expert group.