Alzheimer Hellas organized an online seminar for the 12th Panhellenic conference of Alzheimer’s Disease and the 4th Mediterranean conference on neurodegenerative diseases PICAD & MeCoND between the 18th and 21st of February 2021. During the seminar, healthcare professionals from Greece, Cyprus and abroad, participated and presented their scientific publications, mostly in Greek language.
Materia Group and Noesis Cognitive Center was represented by Andrea Hadjiloizou and Constantinos Christodoulides, Clinical Neuropsychologists and center’s coordinators. The topic of their presentation was “Holistic long-term care for people living with dementia in Cyprus, amid COVID-19”. The presentation was attended by healthcare professionals but also from family caregivers and the general public that was interested in the topic. The attendees had the opportunity to ask the healthcare professionals questions about dementia, the difficulties during the Covid-19 pandemic and discuss new projects and solutions that are under development or already implemented in order to overcome the struggles of the pandemic. The public had the opportunity to meet James and learn about the important work developed by the EU funded project ReMember-Me (funded by the AAL programme), in order to prevent and detect cognitive decline, promote cognitive function and social inclusion among older adults.