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Queen Sofía of Spain awarded for becoming Global Ambassador

15 May 2019 – ADI's Chief Executive Paola Barbarino presented Her Majesty Queen Sofía of Spain with an award for becoming ADI’s Global Ambassador at the 3rd Dementia Forum X meeting at the Royal Palace of Stockholm. [read more]

ADI, GADAA and Alzheimer's Pakistan launch report on Dementia in Humanitarian Settings

9 May 2019 – A pioneering new report by ADI, The Global Alzheimer’s & Dementia Action Alliance (GADAA) and Alzheimer's Pakistan has revealed that people with dementia are being ignored in times of humanitarian crisis. [read more]

A new type of dementia identified?

3 May 2019 - A paper published in the journal Brain (30 April 2019) has identified a brain disorder that appears to mimic the clinical features of Alzheimer’s disease. Known as LATE (Limbic-predominant Age-related TDP-43 Encephalopathy) it appears to be linked to the accumulation of a protein, TDP-43, in the brain, while Alzheimer's disease is more commonly linked to two other brain proteins - amyloid and tau. [read more]

ADI invites you to their side event at the 72nd World Health Assembly

1 May 2019 - Alzheimer's Disease International (ADI) is delighted to invite you to a side event at the 72nd World Health Assembly, moderated by Chief Executive Paola Barbarino. [read more]

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