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Abstract Book

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Abstract Submission

We welcome both scientific and non-scientific abstracts on a range of research, care, quality of life and policy issues. Please see the abstract guidelines for further details. To facilitate easier abstract submission for people with dementia, we have also created a paper submission form. If you would prefer to submit in this way, please contact to request the form.

Key Deadlines

  • Abstract submission closes: 31st October 2016
  • Abstract notifications: January 2017

Abstract Topics


Non-AD Dementia's
Risk reduction and risk factors
New research methodologies
Diagnosis and imaging
Early intervention
New and future treatments
Collaboration and big data

Care research and practice

Social systems today and of the future
Carer support and training
Education and training of the workforce
Models of care
End of life care
Non-pharmacological interventions
Person-centred care
Technology and dementia
Rehabilitation and enablement
Care coordination and collaboration


Awareness and stigma
Dementia friendly communities
Healthy ageing
Environment and design
Engaging people with dementia and carers
Sexuality and dementia
Religion and spirituality
Dementia friends or supporters
Community engagement and collaboration


Dementia policies
Public policy initiatives
Rights of people with dementia
Health economics
Law and ethics
Building alliances and collaboration