Research and analysis
SIN Catalyses Innovative Approach to Address Challenges of Dementia
- Foreign & Commonwealth Office and Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
- Part of:
- UK Science and Innovation Network impact stories
- First published:
- 1 September 2016
Case study about SINs, innovative approach to the challenges of dementia.
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UK’s leadership of the G7 in 2013 led to a new, global approach to tackling dementia. SIN leveraged this momentum to engage over 100 of the next generation of dementia experts (“Future Leaders”) in a series of global workshops that aimed to develop innovative ideas to address the global dementia challenge. The World Young Leaders in Dementia (WYLD) Network was created following this initiative, with SIN support. Their innovative approach and outreach has led to them being approved for a second year as Associate Members of the World Dementia Council.
Published: 1 September 2016