Every Three Seconds

Full documentary now available

- To view the documentary select a section from the playlist on the right hand side.

Click here to view the documentary with Spanish subtitles.

Click here to view the full documentary in English.

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


- The 2 minute teaser trailer.

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

Showcase - 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          Janssen R&D
Alzheimer's Association (USA)                                    Kaiser Permanente Research Institute    
Alzheimer’s New Zealand                                            Leeds Beckett University 
Brain Research New Zealand                                      Mentis Cura 
Brookdale Senior Living                                              Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Services  Dementia Alliance International                                  SMART Brain Ageing

Dementia Australia                                                     Tarian Biotechnology   
Dementia Training Australia                                       ESRC_NIHR Neighbourhoods & Dementia Study
Home Instead Senior care                                         Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Research Centre
Hong Kong Jockey Club for Positive Ageing              University of Newcastle
Integrace                                                                     Cognitive Decline Partnership Centre, Sydney
Israeli Ministry of Health                                              Washington DC Government Office on Aging
                                                                                    Wicking Dementia, University of Tasmania

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