2017 Seminar Series

Feb 10th

Understanding resilience and its role in family caregiving for a person with dementia

Dr. Attracta Lafferty, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Systems, University College Dublin

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Feb 17th 

Valuing the economic benefits of an arts intervention: the Dementia and Imagination project

Dr. Carys Jones, Bangor University, UK

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Mar 10th.  

Strength Based Approaches in the context of dementia

Professor Kate Irving, School of Nursing and Human Sciences, Dublin City University


March 24th  

Title:  Ireland’s National Dementia Strategy; review of progress and charting new developments

Dr. Emer Begley, Research Officer, National Dementia Office


April 28th

Title:  Using creativity to engage those living with dementia and to challenge public perceptions

Professor Anthea Innes, Coles Medlock Professor and Director Salford Institute for Dementia, Salford Institute for Dementia

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July 3rd

Title:  Towards a broadened classification and evaluation of psychosocial interventions

Dr. Christine Fitzgerald, Atlantic Fellow at Global Brain Health Institute, Trinity College Dublin

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