News and events
Two day conference of reminiscence theatre, folm, music, song, dance, workshops, presentations and memory boxes from 15 countries worldwide.
DNNI, in partnership with the Irish Brain Council, are hosting a workshop on political advocacy for brain research.Venue: Convention Centre, Dublin
Presentations are now available for the public outreach event that was held in Science Gallery Dublin on 13th April 2019.
The Health Research Board have announced a call for Emerging Clinician Scientist Awards 2020.
DNNI, by supporting multidisciplinary collaborative research and knowledge exchange, is dedicated to the enhancement of the understanding of the causes and mechanisms of dementia and neurodegeneration, the effectiveness of different models of care and the policy changes required to improve the quality of life for persons with dementia and neurodegenerative conditions and their caregivers.
The network strives to:
- mobilise and capitalise on existing strengths to build scientific capacity within the network to integrate research evidence into practice and influence policy-making in the area of dementia and neurodegeneration
- enhance inter-disciplinary and inter-institutional research co-operation and co-ordination across the island of Ireland
- develop relationships between academics, practitioners and representatives of government, industry and the community and voluntary sector within Ireland and internationally
- address the research and policy challenges faced by the dementia and neurodegenerative research community