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Alzheimer's Association International Conference Convenes in Copenhagen, July 13-17, 2014

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Scientists from around the world will gather in Copenhagen to release the latest findings in research on diagnostics, treatments, biomarkers, risk factors, and the potential for reducing risks.

Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) July 10, 2014

Thousands of researchers from more than 60 countries will gather in Copenhagen this July 13-17 to reveal the latest study results, theories and discoveries bringing the world closer to breakthroughs in dementia science. The Alzheimers Association International Conference (AAIC) is the worlds largest conference of its kind.

As part of the Alzheimers Associations research program, AAIC serves as a catalyst for generating new knowledge about dementia and fostering a vital, collegial research community.

On Sunday, July 12, scientists will discuss Alzheimers Disease biomarkers and advances towards simpler, less invasive detection methods.

On Monday, July 14, researchers will discuss risk factors for Alzheimers Disease, dementia and cognitive decline.

On Tuesday, July 15, new data will be revealed suggesting possible risk reduction despite the growing global dementia epidemic.

On Wednesday, July 16, scientists will debate developing topics in detecting, treating and preventing Alzheimers Disease and related dementias.

About the Alzheimers Association
The Alzheimers Association is the worlds leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer care, support and research. Our mission is to eliminate Alzheimers disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Our vision is a world without Alzheimers. Visit http://www.alz.org or call 800.272.3900.

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