The Latin American Brain Health Institute, a regional initiative to reduce the scale and impact of dementia

Claudia Duran-Aniotz, Jorge Sanhueza, Lea T. Grinberg, Andrea Slachevsky, Victor Valcour, Ian Robertson, Brian Lawlor, Bruce Miller, Agustín Ibáñez

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Abstract

Latin American and Caribbean countries face complex challenges to improve brain health and reduce the impact of dementia. Regional hubs devoted to research, capacity building, implementation science, and education are critically needed. The Latin American Brain Health Institute represent an important step to address many of these needs.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1696-1698
Number of pages3
JournalAlzheimer's and Dementia
Volume18
Issue number9
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 2022
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Latin America
  • brain health
  • capacity building
  • dementia
  • networking
  • translational research

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