Young People Living with Dementia Conference: Towards equity and excellence in clinical support.
Please see below our developing programme.
08.30 – 09.20 REGISTRATION AND COFFEE
09.30 – 10.30 Specialised care for people with Young-onset Dementia in the Netherlands
Dr. Christian Bakker, Florence Centre for specialised care in Young-onset Dementia, The Hague, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
10.30 – 10.50 Psychosocial interventions for YOD
Dr Andrea Mayrhofer, Senior Research Fellow, Dementia Care Centre for Research in Public Health and Community Care, University of Hertfordshire
10.45 – 11.00 COFFEE BREAK
11.00 – 11.45 Work after a diagnosis of Dementia
Dr Susan Richardson, Senior Lecturer, University of Huddersfield
11.45 – 12.30 The Restaurant that makes Mistakes
Dr Zoe Wyrko, Champion for Alzheimer’s Research UK, Consultant Geriatrician, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Trust & Shelley Sheppard
12.30 – 13.15 LUNCH BREAK
13.15 – 14.00 Children and adolescents experiences of parents with young onset dementia
Professor Pat Sikes, Professor in Qualitative Inquiry, The University of Sheffield
14.00 – 14.45 Empowering Better End of Life Dementia Care
Dr Liz Sampson, Reader in Old Age Psychiatry, Division of Psychiatry, UCL
14.45-15.00 TEA BREAK
15.00-15.45 The Angela Project
Professor Jacqueline Parkes, Professor in Applied Mental Health, University of Northampton
15.45 -16.00 “Created Out of Mind”, dementia & arts residency at The Hub, Welcome Collection
Professor Sebastian Crutch, Professor of Neuropsychology, Dementia Research Centre, UCL
*Please note, this is not a final programme. The organisers reserve the right to make changes to the programme, speakers and etc should this become necessary. For more information, please read our Terms & Conditions.