Monday, March 27th, 2017, 12:30 pm - 1:40 pm

Location: Biogen Seminar Suite | The Francis Crick Institute

Women have unique brain health challenges as they are twice as likely as men to have dementia. Additionally, women often take on the responsibility of caring for a loved one with the disease. This breakout will explore the efforts in sex-based brain health research and current funding challenges.

Event

Lunch Breakout 1 – Women and Dementia

Monday, March 27th, 2017, 12:30 pm - 1:40 pm

Location: Biogen Seminar Suite | The Francis Crick Institute

Women have unique brain health challenges as they are twice as likely as men to have dementia. Additionally, women often take on the responsibility of caring for a loved one with the disease. This breakout will explore the efforts in sex-based brain health research and current funding challenges.