Alzheimer`s disease - Lääkäripäivät 2011

324 Alzheimer`s disease, Keskiviikko 12.1.2011, Organizers National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL), Finnish Medical Association (SLL) and AFFRST, L`Association Franco-Finlandaise pour la Recherche Scientifique et Technique
Chairman Director General Pekka Puska, THL
Contact person docent Hannu Halila, SLL and docent Markku Äärimaa, AFFRST
Aim To increase knowledge about the different strategies in prevention and treatment of Alzheimer`s
disease in Finland and France.
Target audience All doctors.
Specialties 3 hours, geriatrics, neurology, psychiatry and general practice.
13.30 Opening
Director General Pekka Puska, THL
Ambassador of France to Finland Francoise Bourolleau
The impact of ageing and Alzheimer`s disease on public health and health care
Director General Pekka Puska, THL
14.00 Follow-up of the French National Alzheimer plan 2008-2012
Head of the Alzheimer Scientific Committee Joel Ménard, Paris, France
14.30 "Plan Alzheimer" in France: increasing partnership between the private and public sector in the
prevention and treatment of Alzheimer`s
Associate Professor Hervé Maisonneuve, Paris, France
15.00 Pause
15.20 Early diagnosis of Alzheimer`s disease
Prof. Hilkka Soininen, University of Eastern Finland
15.50 Finnish multi-domain interventions to delay cognitive impairment
MD, PhD Miia Kivipelto, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
16.20 Finnish recommendations for best practices in the treatment of progressive memory
Prof. Timo Erkinjuntti, Helsinki University Hospital, Dept. of Neurology
16.50 Conclusion