Dementia – challenges for policy makers

The ATHLOS project and our report on risk factors was discussed in the context of healthy ageing and of dementia/cognitive ageing at Dementia – challenges for policy makers. All-Party Parliamentary Group for Social Science and Policy held 9.00am – 10.00am, Wednesday 1 November 2017 at Jubilee Room, House of Commons, London SW1. Dr Matthew Prina, Athlos researcher from the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King’s College London, was one of the speakers. 

Healthy ageing: a systematic review of risk factors

Dr C Kralj, Ms C Daskalopoulou, Professor F Rodríguez-Artalejo, Dr E García-Esquinas, Dr TD Cosco, Professor M Prince, Dr AM Prina on behalf of the ATHLOS consortium was presented at the UK Parliament. 
As part of the ATHLOS project, a systematic review was carried out aiming to summarise current evidence about modifiable determinants of healthy ageing, to synthesise general research trends and identify knowledge gaps in the literature.

Dementia – challenges for policy makers