Event: Dementia – A National Crisis, 4th October 2012, Manchester Conference Centre

  • Do you want to learn more about the governments plan to improve the outcomes and quality of life for both sufferers and carers?
  • Do you want to see dementia sufferers and their carers receive the respect and dignity they deserve?
  • There are currently 800,000 sufferers of dementia in the UK
  • Dementia costs society over £23bn per annum, twice the cost of cancer and with a prediction of over a million sufferers by 2021

Register to attend Today

Confirmed Speakers Include

Andrew Chidgey
Director of External Affairs, Alzheimer’s Society

Ann Johnson
Resident, Sunrise Community of Hale Barns

Professor Alistair Burns
National Clinical Director for Dementia, Department Of Health

Martin Green
Chief Executive, English Community Care Association

Topics to be Discussed

Making dementia a national priority
What’s new on the research front
Improving care, improving quality of life
Living with dementia

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Diary date: Nurses Day on 14 May 2012

If you are visiting the Education and Training Centre next Monday, why not call in the Staff Library and sign up to the Horizon Scanning service which is featured in the Nurses Day event. You might also like to find out more about:

  • literature search training
  • ordering articles and books
  • 24/7 access to all our facilities
  • drop-in access to email, Internet and eresources
  • help with presentations and much more

We look forward to seeing you and explaining what our service can do for you!