Program 

    The International Dementia Conference program features experts, clinicians, researchers and innovators from around the world, united in the common goal of improving the lives of people living with dementia.

    Please note that the program is still in development and may be subject to change.

    Day 1 - Thursday 8 September 2022

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    9am

    Opening address from Mike Baird, Chief Executive Officer of HammondCare

    9.20am

    Federal Minister for Health (TBC)

    9.35am

    The world transformed by my diagnosis: Keynote speaker with dementia in conversation with Prof Susan Kurrle
    Prof Susan Kurrle

    9.55am

    Prevent Dementia: Prof Craig Ritchie presents the latest global thinking and research
    Prof Craig Ritchie

    10.45am

    Morning tea

    11.15am

    When behaviour changes our terra firma: What has the Australian experience taught us?
    Robert Day, Kate Hawkins, Lynne Sewell, Associate Professor Steve Macfarlane

    12pm

    Hope in a world of goodbyes: Why palliative care in dementia is unique
    Mike Baird, Tully Smyth

    12.30pm

    Lunch

    12.30pm

    Concurrent Session 1

    Day 2 - Friday 9 September 2022

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    Day 2 – FRIDAY 9 sEPTEMBER 2022

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