Think Brain Health – a policy, clinical and research challenge

Tuesday 24 November 2020, 9:30–11:00 GMT (10:30–12:00 CET)

Wednesday 25 November 2020, 10:30–12:00 GMT (11:30–13:00 CET)

Register for free today to join the 1st Think Brain Health virtual conference

Healthcare professionals, public health professionals, researchers, policymakers and patient advocates with an interest in good brain health and prevention of brain disease are invited to register now for Think Brain Health – a policy, clinical and research challenge. Delegates may choose to attend one or both 90-minute sessions; there is a different focus for each meeting.

Scientific Programme

Session 1: Health promotion and
clinical risk management

Tuesday 24 November 2020, 9:30–11:00 GMT

9:30 Introduction to Think Brain Health
Alastair Noyce, London
9:50 Modifiable factors and the potential to reduce risk of brain disease across the population
Naaheed Mukadam, London
10:05 Supporting healthcare professionals to manage an increased population with or at risk of neurodegenerative brain disease
Frank Jessen, Cologne
10:20 Brain health in the age of precision
Charles Alessi, London
10:35 Panel discussion and audience Q&A
10:55 Final summing up and close

Session 2: Research needs in
brain health

Wednesday 25 November 2020, 10:30–12:00 GMT

10:30 Introduction to Think Brain Health
Philip Scheltens, Amsterdam
10:50 Prioritizing early detection and intervention programmes for neurodegenerative disease – a case study
Craig Ritchie, Edinburgh
11:05 Developments in diagnostic tests to help identify and quantify risk of brain disease
Wiesje van der Flier, Amsterdam
11:20 Identifying effectiveness of interventions to promote brain health – current status and future opportunities
Adriana Maggi, Milan
11:35 Panel discussion and audience Q&A
11:55 Final summing up and close

You can download the invitation and programme here, please share it with anyone who may be interested in attending the conference.

Led by a diverse scientific steering committee from across Europe, these virtual meetings offer an overview of the Think Brain Health initiative and activities, keynote presentations and the opportunity to participate in Q&A sessions with the experts.

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