3rd Latinos & Alzheimer’s Symposium | April 25-26, 2022 | Bonita Springs, Florida and Online

Latinos & Alzheimer’s Symposium

Explore the disparities in dementia risk, early detection and care in Latino and Hispanic populations.

About the Symposium

Now in its third year, the Latinos & Alzheimer’s Symposium will address updates to research and practice knowledge in order to better inform the care of Latino/Hispanic individuals living with dementia and their families.

Join us for opportunities to network, receive mentoring, and collaborate with researchers and health care professionals.

Addressing the Disparities in Dementia Risk, Early Detection and Care

Statistics suggest that the incidence of dementia is greater in Latinos and Hispanics compared to Whites. The prevention, diagnosis, and care provided to individuals with Alzheimer's and related dementias are greatly influenced by socioeconomic and cultural factors.

Through abstract and presentation topics that span from biomarkers to dementia care, symposium attendees will achieve the following learning objectives:

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Present Your Discoveries

Early career researchers have the opportunity to demonstrate their research to leaders and peers in the field through a podium or poster presentation. Top-ranked abstracts will be selected to present during the following sessions:

Abstracts are due Feb. 14, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time (North America).

Contact

General questions: LatinosSymposium@alz.org
Media questions: media@alz.org

Conference Details

Date: April 25-26, 2022
Location: Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa in Bonita Springs, Florida and online

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Call for Abstracts

Spotlight your research with a podium or poster presentation. Submit your abstract by Feb. 14, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time (North America).

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Go Beyond the Conference

Network and collaborate year-round with ISTAART, a global community of researchers of all career stages who are working to advance Alzheimer’s and dementia research.

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