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Growing Excellence in Dementia Care: 10th International Dementia Conference

16th & 17th April 2018
The Helix, DCU, Collins Avenue, Dublin 9, Ireland

Ireland’s largest annual dementia event, featuring expert speakers from Ireland and abroad – showcasing best practice nationwide. Early Bird tickets available until 20th January 2018


First Speakers Announced:

Prof Steven Sabat, Professor Emeritus of Psychology, Georgetown University, USA

Dr Diarmuid O’Shea, Consultant Geriatrician, St Vincent’s University Hospital, Clinical Lead for the National Clinical Programme for Older People, HSE, President, Irish Gerontological Society, and Registrar, Royal College of Practitioners of Ireland

Karen Meenan, Founder, Making Hay Reminiscence Theatre

Maria Pasicznik Parsons, CEO, Creative Dementia Arts Network


Conference Advisory Panel:

The National Dementia Office, Nursing Homes Ireland (NHI), the Irish Hospice Foundation (IHF), Understand Together National Dementia Campaign, the Creative Dementia Arts Network (CDAN) UK, the Dementia Services Information and Development Centre (DSIDC), and TrinityHaus.


Delegate prices

Day 1: €150 (early bird €135, available until 20th Jan)

Day 2: €125 (early bird €112, available until 20th Jan)

Family carer rate: €65 per day

Student rate: €75 per day

Group rate: Purchase 3 Day 1 tickets get the 4th half price (Group discount cannot be used in conjunction with early bird offer)





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