Professor Miia Kivipelto presents at the AAIC congress

The Alzheimer’s Associated International Conference (AAIC) is being held on July 26-30, 2021.

Professor Miia Kivipelto, Co-Founder of FBHI gave a speech on Tuesday 27th July titled “Epidemiology and Risk Factors for Dementia Around the World: European focus”.

Her talk highlighted the importance of ongoing multidomain dementia prevention trials such as the FINGER study and other studies in the World-Wide FINGERS network. Importantly, she discussed the future of dementia prevention, emphasising the need for tailored interventions for people with specific “at-risk” profiles and the need for trials that combine lifestyle and nutrition-based interventions with pharmacological treatments.

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