Dementia Research Panel Discussion

During National Science Week, Dementia Australia Dementia Research Foundation worked with the Dementia Collaborative Research Centres to host a panel discussion on dementia research and how this research will help us advance towards a world without dementia.

This discussion is being broadcast on 17 September at 8PM on ABC Radio National's Big Ideas program. If you are unable to listen live, download the podcast soon after broadcast.
 
The discussion, chaired by ABC journalist Paul Barclay, focuses on how we can advance towards a world without dementia with insights from panelists including: 
 
  • Ita Buttrose AO, OBE - Journalist, author and National Ambassador for Alzheimer’s Australia
     
  • Scientia Professor Henry Brodaty AO - Co-Director, Centre for Healthy Brain Ageing and Dementia Collaborative Research Centre, UNSW
     
  • Professor Kaarin Anstey - Director, Centre for Research on Ageing, Health and Wellbeing and Dementia Collaborative Research Centre, ANU
     
  • Dr Zoe Terpening - Clinical Neuropsychologist, Brain and Mind Research Institute, Sydney Uni
     
  • Christine Bryden - Dementia advocate, author and living well with a diagnosis of dementia