Rianna Patterson to present at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in Brunei

Rianna Patterson, founder of the Dominica Dementia Foundation and CommonAge Ambassador has been invited to present an oral presentation on “Tackling Ageism in the Caribbean”. The Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI) Asia Pacific Regional Conference is organized and hosted by ADI members within the Asia-Pacific region.

This year, demensia Brunei is hosting the conference in Brunei Darussalam, International Convention Centre (ICC), from the 27th October – 29th October 2023. The conference aims to provide current, innovative, and diverse content with a global network of individuals from a multitude of backgrounds.

This event also brings together researchers, scientists, clinicians, allied healthcare professionals, people living with dementia, family members, care professionals, and staff and volunteers of Alzheimer associations. This multidisciplinary approach provides a platform for delegates to learn about developments in the field to better understand dementia, not just from healthcare workers and clinicians but also from people with dementia and their carers.

Ms.Patterson is also a current dementia master’s student at the University College London (UCL). She hopes to expand her knowledge of treatments and innovative practices in dementia at this conference, as well as connect with other researchers in
the field.

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4 Comments

  1. Gelq
    October 23, 2023

    Wonderful news!!

    Apart from interviewing some older folks, What is Rianna & her organization doing to make tangible changes in the lives of Dominican’s with Alzheimer’s?

  2. S. Green
    October 18, 2023

    Very proud of this young lady. From the initial phase of this foundation to where you are is commendable. Thank you for putting Dominica on the map with this debilitating disease. #Occupational Therapist

  3. Lin Clown
    October 18, 2023

    Rianna this, Rianna that. Jesus Christ DNO, is she paying you to post all these articles? Nobody cares or even knows who she is

    Hot debate. What do you think? Thumb up 6 Thumb down 3
    • We Know Better
      October 18, 2023

      Go for it Rianna we routing for you. All the best of success to you in this endeavor. 👍
      Thanks for the article DNO.

      She of real. Lin C mentioned Jesus Christ, both him and Columbus are so fake. Get a grip.

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