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Spominčica organises the 9th Alzheimer Slovenia Conference

Wednesday 20 September 2017

On 20th to 21st October, Spominčica - Alzheimer Slovenia organised an International dementia conference entitled “ASK 2017 - For dementia friendly society”. The conference celebrated the 20th anniversary of Spominčica, established in 1997 by Dr. Aleš Kogoj, a well known Slovenian psychiatrist. There was more than 300 registers, who were extremely satisfied by the event. Delegates from the field of dementia from Slovenia and abroad presented their recent findings, novelty treatments and therapies. Lectures were held by Helga Rohra, a member of The European Working Group of People with Dementia, Annette Dumas, Dr. Ezio Giacobini, Dr. Nori Graham, Dr. Bengt Winblad and many other renowned professionals. Moreover, people with dementia from Slovenia presented their personal experiences with the disease. The event was very well covered by the media.