International Event

Dementias 2010: The 12th Annual National (UK) Dementia Conference

Date(s): 
02/18/2010 - 02/19/2010
Location: 
Institute of Engineering and Technology, 2 Savoy Place, London WC2R 0BL, England
Fees: 
One-Day Rate (GBP 450.00); Two-Day Rate (GBP 763.75 for Consultants and GPs; GBP 587.50 for Others)
Sponsor(s): 

This professional conference is organized by the British Journal of Hospital Medicine and will provide attendees with an update on clinical, research, organizational and policy developments in the field of dementia in the United Kingdom.

More information regarding the program is attached.

Continuing Education Credits: 
12 CPD Points
Contact Person(s): 

Mark Ellen Group

Dementias 2010

Freepost BFH 1337

London SE24 9BR

England

Tel:  0207 733 8174

Email:  conferences [ at ] markallengroup [dot] com

AD/PD 2011: 10th International Conference on Alzheimer's & Parkinson's Diseases: Advances, Concepts and New Challenges

Date(s): 
03/09/2011 - 03/13/2011
Location: 
Centre Convencions Internacional Barcelona, Rambla Prim, 1-17, 08019 Barcelona, Spain
Fees: 
Please visit the event's website for more information
Sponsor(s): 

This multi-disciplinary conference will feature new discoveries in etiology, neurobiology, diagnosis, imaging and treatment for Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and related neurodegenerative diseases. Young investigators are especially encouraged to attend.

More information may be found at www2.kenes.com/adpd/pages/home.aspx

A separate Satellite Symposium on Imaging will also be held on Sunday, March 13, 2011. More information regarding the satellite symposium may be found at www2.kenes.com/adpd/scientific/Pages/SatelliteSymposium.aspx

Continuing Education Credits: 
Please visit the conference website for more details
Contact Person(s): 

Conference Secretariat

Kenes International

1-3, rue de Chantepoulet

CH-12211 Geneva 1

Switzerland

Tel:  41 22 908 0488

Email:  adpd [ at ] kenes [dot] com

12th International Stockholm/Springfield Symposium on Advances in Alzheimer Therapy

Date(s): 
05/09/2012 - 05/12/2012
Location: 
Stockholm, Sweden
Fees: 
Stay Tuned!
Sponsor(s): 

The symposium will be sponsored by the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, the University of Geneva Medical School, the Geneva University Hospitals (Department of Rehabilitation and Geriatrics) and the Karolinska Institute. New therapeutic targets and outcomes of clinical trials will be discussed.

More information regarding the event may be found at www.siumed.edu/cme/alzheimer/ or on the attached flyer.

Continuing Education Credits: 
Stay Tuned!
Contact Person(s): 

Ann Hamilton

Director, Office of CME

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

P.O. Box 19602

Springfield, IL 62794

Tel:  217-545-7711

Email:  ahamilton [ at ] siumed [dot] edu

11th International Geneva/Springfield Symposium on Advances in Alzheimer Therapy

Date(s): 
03/24/2010 - 03/27/2010
Location: 
International Conference Center, 17 rue de Varembe, CP13, CH-1211, Geneva 20, Switzerland
Fees: 
US $880 (through Jan 22, 2010); US $980 (after Jan 22, 2010). Student Fees: US $180 (through Jan 22, 2010); US $280 (after Jan 22, 2010)
Sponsor(s): 

This bi-annual symposium is organized by Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, University of Geneva Medical School, and Geneva University Hospitals (Department of Rehabilitation and Geriatrics), and is the only international meeting focused on the pharmacological therapy of Alzheimer's disease.

Symposium themes include:  drug development at different preclinical and clinical stages, results of clinical trials, and pharmaco-economics implications.

The event is targeted towards neurologists, psychiatrists, geriatricians and caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer's disease.

More information regarding this event may be found at www.ad-springfield.com and on the attached event brochure.

Continuing Education Credits: 
20 AMA PRA Category I Credits
Contact Person(s): 

Ann Hamilton

Director, Office of Continuing Medical Education

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

P.O. Box 19602

Springfield, IL 62794

Tel:  217-545-7711

Email:  ahamilton [ at ] siumed [dot] edu

2010 Gordon Research Conferences: Biology of Aging (Determinants of Health-Span: From Cells to Humans)

Date(s): 
08/22/2010 - 08/27/2010
Location: 
Les Diablerets Conference Center, Centre du Village, 1865 Les Diablerets, Switzerland
Fees: 
Please check the conference website for more details
Sponsor(s): 

This conference is sponsored by the non-profit Gordon Research Conferences organization and will feature sessions that include:

 

--Aging Research:  Getting All the Pieces Together (Sunday, August 22, 2010);

--Cellular Senescence, DNA Modifications and Damage (Monday, August 23, 2010);

--Cell Death and Aging (Monday, August 23, 2010);

--Mitochondria and Cellular Oxidative Stress (Tuesday, August 24, 2010);

--Stem Cells and Aging (Tuesday, August 24, 2010);

--Aging as a Homeostatic Defect (Wedneday, August 25, 2010);

--Metabolic Adaptation to Aging (Wednesday, August 25, 2010);

--Human Aging and Update of Human Longitudinal Studies (Thursday, August 26, 2010);

--Insulin Action and Longevity (Thursday, August 26, 2010)

 

Applications for this conference must be submitted by August 1, 2010. More information on the program may be found at

www.grc.org/programs.aspx?year=2010&program=aging.

More information on the location of the conference may be found at http://www.lesdiablerets.ch/index.php?lang=english

Continuing Education Credits: 
Please check the conference website for more details
Contact Person(s): 

Diana McLaughlin

Gordon Research Conferences

512 Liberty Lane

West Kingston, RI 02892

Tel:  401-360-1503

Email:  dmclaughlin [ at ] grc [dot] org

2010 Gordon-Kenan Research Seminar: Biology of Aging

Date(s): 
08/21/2010 - 08/22/2010
Location: 
Les Diablerets Conference Center, Centre du Village, 1865 Les Diablerets, Switzerland
Fees: 
Please check the conference website for more details
Sponsor(s): 

This program is sponsored by the non-profit Gordon Research Conferences organization, and is a forum for graduate students, post-doctoral fellows and young scientists to present new data and ideas on the biology of aging. It will feature 10 presentations and 2 poster sessions, and a career orientation session for attendees.

The Research Seminar is held in conjunction with 2010 Gordon Research Conference on the Biology of Aging. Applications for this seminar must be submitted by July 31, 2010.

More information about the program may be found at www.grc.org/programs.aspx?year=2010&program=grs_aging.

More information regarding the conference location may be found at www.lesdiablerets.ch/index.php?lang=english

Continuing Education Credits: 
Please check the conference website for more details
Contact Person(s): 

Diana McLaughlin

Gordon Research Conferences

512 Liberty Lane

West Kingston, RI 02892

Tel:  401-360-1503

Email:  dmclaughlin [ at ] grc [dot] org

18th International Congress on Palliative Care

Date(s): 
10/05/2010 - 10/08/2010
Location: 
Montreal Convention Centre, 201 Viger Street West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H2Z 1H2
Fees: 
Please check the event's website for details
Sponsor(s): 

This event is presented by the Palliative Care Division of the Departments of Medicine and Oncology of McGill University and welcomes healthcare professionals, therapists, and all individuals involved in palliative care to attend the biennial Congress.

The trilingual (French, English, Spanish) Congress will feature 4 Concurrent Seminars, plenary sessions, workshops, research forums and poster sessions.

A preliminary program is attached, and more information may be found at www.palliativecare.ca/index.html

Continuing Education Credits: 
This event is fully accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Canadian Medical Schools (CACMS) to award AMA PRA Category I Credits
Contact Person(s): 

April O'Donoughue

PAL 2010 Congress Secretariat

18th International Congress on Palliative Care

c/o O'Donoughue & Associates Event Management

75 chemin Mountain

Mansonville, Quebec,

Canada J0E 1X0

Tel:  450-292-3456 ext. 228

Email:  info [ at ] pal2010 [dot] com

26th International Conference of Alzheimer's Disease International (ADI)

Date(s): 
03/26/2011 - 03/29/2011
Location: 
Sheraton Centre Toronto, 123 Queen Street West, Toronto ON M5H 2M9, Canada
Fees: 
Please check the conference's website for more details
Sponsor(s): 

This event is sponsored by Alzheimer's Disease International (www.alz.co.uk), an international federation of approximately 71 national Alzheimer's association across the world.

Specific information about the event may be found at www.adi2011.org/default.aspx?PageID=Home

If you are a primary care physician with an interest in Alzheimer's Disease, you may also wish to attend the special presentation entitled "Driving Change in Alzheimer's Disease Management" that will be held prior to the opening ceremony of the 26th ADI conference on Saturday, March 26, 2011. For more details, please check out the attached flyer.

Continuing Education Credits: 
Please check the conference's website for more details
Contact Person(s): 

Conference Secretariat

ADI 2011

c/o MCI UK Ltd

Durford Mill

Petersfield

Hampshire

GU31 5AZ

United Kingdom

Tel:  44 (0) 845 1800 169

Email:  adi2011 [ at ] mci-group [dot] com

25th International Conference of Alzheimer's Disease International (ADI): Dementia: Making a Difference

Date(s): 
03/10/2010 - 03/13/2010
Location: 
Grand Hotel Palace, 305-307 Monastirou Street, 54627 Thessaloniki, Greece
Fees: 
Please visit the conference website for details
Sponsor(s): 

This event is sponsored by Alzheimer's Disease International (www.alz.co.uk), an international federation of approximately 71 national Alzheimer's association across the world. The 3-day program will focus on the latest medical treatment developments, best practices in the care of individuals with dementia, and topics on disease prevention and international public health policies.

All plenary sessions will be held in English, with 5 parallel sessions in English and 1 in Greek.

Medical professionals, researchers, individuals with Alzheimer's disease and caregivers are invited to attend.

More information regarding the conference may be found at www.adi2010.org/default.aspx?PageID=Home or on the attached program document.

Continuing Education Credits: 
Please visit the event website for details
Contact Person(s): 

Conference Secretariat

Ben Stanley

ADI 2010

c/o MCI UK Ltd

Durford Mill

Petersfield

Hampshire

GU31 5AZ

United Kingdom

Tel:  44 (0) 870 458 4171

Email:  adi2010 [ at ] mci-group [dot] com

Alzheimer's Association 2010 International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease: Alzheimer's Imaging Consortium (AIC)

Date(s): 
07/10/2010
Location: 
Hawaii Convention Center, 1801 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Hawaii 96815
Fees: 
TBA
Sponsor(s): 

According to the Alzheimer's Association, the Alzheimer's Imaging Consortium (AIC) will focus on the clinical application and methodological development of neuroimaging to Alzheimer's disease, other dementias and normal brain aging.

The target audience for this educational activity include all clinicians involved in the care of research on individuals with memory or other cognitive complaints, including neurologists, psychiatrists, radiologists, geriatricians, neuropsychologists, industry and regulatory agencies stakeholders.

An overview of this program is available at http://www.alz.org/icad/icad_consortium.asp.

Continuing Education Credits: 
5.75 AMA PRA Category I Credits for Physicians
Contact Person(s): 

Alzheimer's Association 2010 ICAD Conference Team

Tel:  312-335-5790

Email:  icad [ at ] alz [dot] org

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