Every Three Seconds

Alzheimer’s Disease International and ITN Productions are producing a news and current affairs-style programme exploring the risks, growth and future response to dementia. This page includes information on the programme, featuring special teaser content and participant information.

- CEO Paola Barbarino talks to host Natasha Kaplinsky about the global impact of dementia.

Worldwide premiere - Saturday, 28 July 2018

'Every Three Seconds’  will premiere at the 33rd International Conference of ADI in Chicago on 26-29 July 2018. Drawing upon ITN’s 60 year heritage and expertise in storytelling, the news-style piece will be anchored by national newsreader Natasha Kaplinsky to combine key interviews and reports with sponsored editorial profiles from leading organisations.

“This programme is an extraordinary opportunity to reduce the stigma attached to dementia worldwide. We will aim to raise the profile of the human, social and economic impact of dementia globally whilst highlighting practical and innovative ways in which we can all make a difference.” - Paola Barbarino, CEO of ADI.

...featuring worldwide leaders in dementia care, science and innovation

The programme will feature sponsored content from leading academic, research and care organisations, including a focus on the one year anniversary of the World Health Organization (WHO) Global plan on dementia by ADI and partners. 

Associations in Australia, Kenya, USA and New Zealand will be included in the programme, alongside a focus by ADI on the current global repsonses to dementia in all regions.See the list of participants below: 

Alzheimer's and Dementia Organisation Kenya          Israeli Ministry of Health
Alzheimer's Association (USA)                                    Janssen R&D
Alzheimer’s New Zealand                                            Kaiser Permanente Research Institute       
Brain Research New Zealand                                      Leeds Beckett University
Brookdale Senior Living                                              Mentis Cura
Daval International                                                      Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Services
Dementia Alliance International                                   SMART Brain Ageing
Dementia Australia                                                      ESRC_NIHR Neighbourhoods & Dementia Study
Dementia Training Australia                                        Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Research Centre
Home Instead Senior care                                           University of Newcastle
Hong Kong Jockey Club for Positive Ageing                Cognitive Decline Partnership Centre, Sydney
Integrace                                                                     Washington DC Government Office on Aging
                                                                                    Wicking Dementia, University of Tasmania

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