Dementia Research Chatathon

A charity chatathon with over 60 researchers and special guests working across all areas of discovery to beat Alzheimer's disease and all forms of dementia.

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The 2022 Dementia Research Charity Chatathon LIVE will take place on Friday 2nd December. Adam Smith will host 12+ hour non-stop livestream chat with over 60 researchers and special guests working across all areas of discovery to beat Alzheimer's disease and all forms of dementia. Raising money for research and providing insights into the latest research taking place across the UK and Worldwide. This year we are raising money for four amazing charities who all fund research - Alzheimer's Research UK, Alzheimer's Society, Race Against Dementia and The Lewy Body Society.

Aimed at anyone with an interest in dementia (including healthcare professionals, clinicians, researchers, people living with dementia and their families), the chatathon revolves around interviewing researchers in small groups throughout the day, covering everything from prevention, diagnosis, the latest treatments, improvements in care and everything in between.

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