Yannakoudakis Marina (Vice-Chairperson)
Marina Yannakoudakis, MEP (UK) is one of three Vice-Chairpersons of the European Alzheimer’s Alliance. Marina Yannakoudakis is a Member of the European Parliament for the Group of the European Conservatives and Reformists.
She is a member of the Committee on Environment, Public Health and Food Safety, the Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality.
Her contributions to Alzheimer Europe's campaign to make dementia a European priority are listed below:
- published an article about the importance of funding research in February 2013
- accepted the position of Vice-Chairperson of EAA in February 2013
- attended a meeting of England's Dementia Action Alliance (DAA) in June 2012
- attended a lunch debate at the European Parliament in June 2012 which defined Alzheimer’s disease in the new European public health and research programmes
- attended a lunch debate at the European Parliament in February 2012 which presented the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) and the PharmaCog project
- attended a lunch debate in the European Parliament in December 2011 entitled "Public perceptions of Alzheimer’s disease and the value of diagnosis"
- hosted a lunch debate in the European Parliament in March 2011 entitled “European activities on long-term care: What implications for people with dementia and their carers?”
Last Updated: Tuesday 19 February 2013