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Translating research into policy: Launch of the National Dementia Café Network in Ireland

The CESRD is delighted that our research has contributed to the development of the National Dementia Café Network in Ireland. The first Dementia Café opened in ... more

New research examines the number of people living with dementia in Ireland

Researchers from the CESRD, Dr Tom Pierse and Dr Fiona Keogh along with colleague Dr Stephen O'Neill, published new research on the numbers of people living with ... more

New programme explores international developments in dementia

A new programme, “Hope in the Age of Dementia”, launched by Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI), the global voice on Dementia, and ITN Productions will ... more

Dementia and Rurality in Ireland

Eamon O'Shea and Kieran Walsh talk about their contribution to a new book on Remote and Rural Dementia Care. The specific issue of rural ageing and dementia ... more

New study examines carer burden among family carers

A new study from the CESRD examines carer burden among family carers of people with and without dementia in Ireland. Here the lead author Áine Teahan explains the ... more

Giving voice to those directly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic

Helen Rochford-Brennan worked with Fiona Keogh to write about her experience of living with dementia during the COVID-19 pandemic. They discuss the addition... more

Report on Ireland's long-term care policy response to COVID-19

Eamon O’Shea and Fiona Keogh have collaborated with Maria Pierce to write a report for the International Long-Term Care Network on the response to the COVID-19 ... more

Remembering people with dementia during the COVID-19 crisis

Professor Eamon O’Shea  has written an article for HRB-Open Research on: remembering people with dementia during the COVID-19 pandemic This letter argues ... more

Shining a light on age-related health research nationally and internationally

Prof. Eamon O'Shea, Director of the Centre for Economic & Social Research on Dementia talks about the benefits of Open Access research & the HRB Open ... more

Ageing, Social Care & Social Justice

In a little over ten years from now there will be almost one million people aged 65 and older living in Ireland. Population ageing matters to all of us, either ... more