Brain Connections: NUI Galway Public Outreach Event

Thursday, 15 March, 2018
DNNI in association with NUI Galway will be hosting a public outreach event on Thursday 15th March (11am-1pm) on Dementia and Neurodegeneration. 
Researchers from the Centre for Economic and Social Research on Dementia at NUI Galway, will host ‘Let’s Talk about Dementia: Perspectives and Experiences from NUI Galway’, which aims to increase awareness of dementia and dementia research at the University. The event is free and open to the public, students and academics. It will take place in the Aula Maxima, NUI Galway from 11am-1pm on Thursday 15th March with registration available at the venue or through Eventbrite:

The event is 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 will also be available at the meeting.

The event will showcase NUI Galway dementia and brain health research. There will be a panel discussion, with the opportunity for the audience to ask questions to the expert group. The event will draw to a close with the NUI Galway Staff Choir and refreshments and a light lunch will be provided. The Alzheimer Society of Ireland’s Mobile Information Bus will also be on campus for the day.

For more information please email: or phone 091 495461 or follow @CESRD_NUIG