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Dementia and Cultural Considerations
Fri 2 December 2016, 09:00 – 17:00 GMT
A one day conference on Dementia and Cultural Considerations that focuses on various aspects of culture that impact on the way Dementia is experienced and managed by people from minority ethnic groups. Topics to be presented include:
'The Role of Faith in Older People's Health and Wellbeing' - Professor Simon Dein
'Anticipating an unwanted future: Dementia and Euthanasia in the Netherlands' - Natashe Dekker
Nadra Ahmed OBE will be our guest speaker sharing her experiences of managing cultural considerations with being a carer.
There will also be sharing of good practice in engaging people from minority ethnic groups around Dementia and information stalls.