News and events
A Study Day will be hosted by the Dept. of Clinical Speech and Language Studies in Trinity College Dublin on 9th Nov (9 - 4.30pm) - Better Communication For People With Dementia.
DNNI are delighted to announce that the Irish College of General Practitioners (ICGP) are the recipients of a small research grant from DNNI.
The Dementia and Neurodegeneration Network Ireland (DNNI), in partnership with the Alzheimer Society of Ireland and SPHeRE (Structured Population and Health-services Research Education) will
The Centre for Economic and Social Research on Dementia at NUI Galway are hosting a 3-day Dementia Masterclass taking place 27th - 29th Nov in NUI Galway.
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