Newsletter - Alzheimer Europe February 2020 newsletter http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/Newsletter/ en-us 02 Mar 2020 10:02:33 CET 02 Mar 2020 10:02:33 CET http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/Newsletter/rss.xml Newsweaver info@alzheimer-europe.org () support@newsweaver.ie (Newsweaver) 60 true Welcome http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/Newsletter/1ah0zf0p5an?rss=true Alzheimer Europe’s February 2020 [ http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/Newsletter/5aarwyi9dvn/external ] newsletter [ http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/Newsletter/5aarwyi9dvn/external ] [ http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/Newsletter/5aarwyi9dvn/external ] brings you the latest news on developments in the dementia field, across Europe and beyond. Summaries of a few of our top stories appear below. Our monthly newsletter has over 8,500 subscribers and we are always happy to receive their comments, or suggested news items to share in future issues. Click here to download full newsletter [ http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/Newsletter/5aarwyi9dvn/external ] [ http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/Newsletter/5aarwyi9dvn/external ] 28 Feb 2020 12:00:00 CET 83f1f0d57951ccf4841fb4723e42761c Feature Article <p style="text-align: justify;"><img align="left" src="http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/files/1/56305/105035/6301449/cf5cc6156f31f9cddfe93af7/190612_utopix_vo-europe_imi_219.jpg" width="101" height="150" hspace="5" vspace="5" alt="" />Alzheimer Europe’s <a href="http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/Newsletter/5aarwyi9dvn/external" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><strong>February 2020</strong> <strong>newsletter</strong></a> brings you the latest news on developments in the dementia field, across Europe and beyond.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Summaries of a few of our top stories appear below.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Our monthly newsletter has over 8,500 subscribers and we are always happy to receive their comments, or suggested news items to share in future issues.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;"> </p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><a href="http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/Newsletter/5aarwyi9dvn/external" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><strong>Click here to download full newsletter</strong></a></p> 18 February: AE lunch debate examines European research collaborations http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/Newsletter/1sy7u9ruk80?rss=true Alzheimer Europe and the Neuronet project co-organised a lunch debate on the topic of “The Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI): Advancing Alzheimer’s research through private-public partnerships”on 18 February 2020, in Brussels. The debate was co-hosted by Christophe Hansen MEP (Luxembourg). 28 Feb 2020 12:00:00 CET 2b2badfadf1e1ddb13859647534cccc7 Other Articles <p style="text-align: justify;"><img align="left" src="http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/files/1/56305/105035/6301449/7bbe706e7699220461488629/1.jpg" width="120" height="80" hspace="5" vspace="5" alt="" />Alzheimer Europe and the Neuronet project co-organised a lunch debate on the topic of “The Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI): Advancing Alzheimer’s research through private-public partnerships”on 18 February 2020, in Brussels. The debate was co-hosted by Christophe Hansen MEP (Luxembourg).</p> <p style="text-align: justify;"> </p> https://www.alzheimer-europe.org/News/Alzheimer-Europe/Tuesday-18-February-2020-Alzheimer-Europe-holds-lunch-debate-examining-European-research-collaborations 18 February: Discussion report calls for more diversity in research http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/Newsletter/9zwnmm0lfmp?rss=true On 18 February, Alzheimer Europe launched its new publication: “Overcoming ethical challenges affecting the involvement of people with dementia in research: recognising diversity and promoting inclusive research.” The report highlights the need for ethically sound involvement of a more diverse set of people with dementia in all aspects of research. 28 Feb 2020 12:00:00 CET 9513aca84adda6d3c51c82b0d24efc72 Other Articles <p style="text-align: justify;"><img align="left" src="http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/files/1/56305/105035/6301449/dafa52454fefcb267c75654e/121832189.png" width="77" height="100" hspace="5" vspace="5" alt="" />On 18 February, Alzheimer Europe launched its new publication: “Overcoming ethical challenges affecting the involvement of people with dementia in research: recognising diversity and promoting inclusive research.”</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">The report highlights the need for ethically sound involvement of a more diverse set of people with dementia in all aspects of research.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;"> </p> <p style="text-align: justify;"> </p> https://www.alzheimer-europe.org/News/Alzheimer-Europe/Tuesday-18-February-2020-Alzheimer-Europe-discussion-paper-highlights-need-for-ethically-sound-involvement-of-a-more-diverse-set-of-people-with-dementia-in-all-aspects-of-research 18 February: AE Yearbook looks at dementia prevalence in Europe http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/Newsletter/fjhjy1veyg0?rss=true On 18 February, at a European Parliament lunch debate hosted by Christophe Hansen MEP (Luxembourg), Alzheimer Europe launched a new report presenting the findings of its collaborative analysis of recent prevalence studies and setting out updated prevalence rates for dementia in Europe. 28 Feb 2020 12:00:00 CET 87ac1817300648ba4f62e9a8c57cf89a Other Articles <p style="text-align: justify;"><img align="left" src="http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/files/1/56305/105035/6301449/624376be3c5c30cf63497108/2019-02-18-0006.jpg" width="100" height="67" hspace="5" vspace="5" alt="" />On 18 February, at a European Parliament lunch debate hosted by Christophe Hansen MEP (Luxembourg), Alzheimer Europe launched a new report presenting the findings of its collaborative analysis of recent prevalence studies and setting out updated prevalence rates for dementia in Europe.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;"> </p> https://www.alzheimer-europe.org/News/Alzheimer-Europe/Tuesday-18-February-2020-Despite-a-marked-reduction-in-the-prevalence-of-dementia-the-number-of-people-with-dementia-is-set-to-double-by-2050-according-to-new-Alzheimer-Europe-report 25 February: Call for abstracts and registrations open for #30AEC http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/Newsletter/mi1eu2sszbc?rss=true Alzheimer Europe and Societatea Română Alzheimer are pleased to announce that registrations and the call for abstracts are both open for the 30th Alzheimer Europe Conference (#30AEC). The call for abstracts will close on 15 May, while Early Bird registration rates will be available until 15 July. 28 Feb 2020 12:00:00 CET afde49564d0227aa2521d21e55add115 Other Articles <p style="text-align: justify;"><img align="left" src="http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/files/1/56305/105035/6301449/54a5eba8ef33ae5dc728b6e1/bucharest%20small.jpg" width="100" height="67" hspace="5" vspace="5" alt="" />Alzheimer Europe and Societatea Română Alzheimer are pleased to announce that registrations and the call for abstracts are both open for the 30<sup>th</sup> Alzheimer Europe Conference (#30AEC). The call for abstracts will close on 15 May, while Early Bird registration rates will be available until 15 July.</p> https://www.alzheimer-europe.org/News/Alzheimer-Europe/Tuesday-25-February-2020-Call-for-abstracts-and-registrations-open-for-30th-Alzheimer-Europe-Conference 27 February: Spanish Government publishes Alzheimer’s action plan http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/Newsletter/19dhrore9nh?rss=true The Spanish Government has published its “Plan Integral de Alzheimer y otras Demencias” (Comprehensive Alzheimer’s and other dementia Plan), setting out how it plans to improve the lives of people living with dementia in the country. There are 20 “objectives”, under which more specific action points are outlined. 28 Feb 2020 12:00:00 CET 7a299c28c8cf56bbd485ff962446990e Other Articles <p style="text-align: justify;"><img align="left" src="http://alzheimereurope.newsweaver.com/files/1/56305/105035/6301449/fdc483c552a676579ff6d9d0/spain-flag.gif" width="100" height="66" hspace="5" vspace="5" alt="" />The Spanish Government has published its “Plan Integral de Alzheimer y otras Demencias” (Comprehensive Alzheimer’s and other dementia Plan), setting out how it plans to improve the lives of people living with dementia in the country. There are 20 “objectives”, under which more specific action points are outlined.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;"> </p> https://www.alzheimer-europe.org/News/Policy-watch/Thursday-27-February-2020-Spanish-Government-publishes-Alzheimer-s-action-plan