World Young Leaders in Dementia
WYLD: A network of passionate, young professionals working across disciplines and borders to develop innovative dementia solutions.
Bringing creative brainstorming, fresh perspectives, and novel solutions to the dementia field.
Incorporating the latest innovations in technology and research to meet the needs of a rapidly changing world.
Enabling a Culture
Providing a platform for idea exchange and shared projects to enable a culture of collaboration among the next generation of leaders in dementia.
Latest News & Blogs
Dementia across the world: Adaptation or Innovation?
There is a problematic disjunction in dementia research: by 2050, it is estimated that most people living with dementia will…
Improving the Quality of Life of Black American Dementia Pairs
I wanted to share a personal story, which has shaped how I see the world, the care I provide as…
Current challenges for dementia caregiving in Latin America: the role of Brain Health Diplomacy
In the Academy Award-winning film The Father, we see Anthony Hopkins’ character struggling with symptoms of dementia.
Gender and socio-economic differences in modifiable risk factors for dementia throughout the life course
There are pervasive gender inequalities in modifiable risk factors for dementia, which place women at a disadvantage throughout the life…
Developing a digital version of a dementia care training course during the COVID-19 pandemic in Tokyo, Japan
The COVID-19 pandemic disproportionately impacts on people living with dementia. Social measures against COVID-19.
WYLD Perspectives: World Dementia Council Technology Round Table
The recent World Dementia Council Technology Roundtable examined the emerging technological developments helping to reduce risk and improving participation for…