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Science Café - Dementia: prospects of a cure? *

In the Netherlands, some 260,000 people are suffering from dementia. As a result of the graying of the population and increased life expectancy the number will only increase. Some 70 percent of dementia patients have Alzheimer’s, an incurable disease, but perhaps not much longer. (language: Dutch)

There are no more seats available for the Science Café tonight.
Programmainformatie
Date Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Time 20:00, walk in 19:30
Location Factorium, Koningsplein 11a, Tilburg
Admission There are no more seats available for the Science Café tonight.
Speakers Philip Scheltens, professor Neurology and managing director of the VUmc Alzheimercentrum. Discussant: Willy Garenfeld, elderly psychiatrist at GGz Breburg. Presentation: Ward Deckers.
Language Dutch
Organisation Science Café Tilburg, in cooperation with Academic Forum
Contact Has Klerx
*Certificate This activity may count towards the Academic Forum Certificate

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When: 16 January 2018 20:00

End date: 16 January 2018 22:30