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ABC radio interview with StepUp volunteer and director

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019

On June 10th, StepUp for Dementia Research volunteer Ms Imelda Gilmore and Program Director Professor Yun-Hee Jeon were interviewed by Gavin Coote from ABC National Radio AM. Ms Gilmore talked about the difficult journey she and her late husband Graham had in trying to contribute to dementia research. “(Graham) wanted to make it better for […]

StepUp for Dementia Research officially launches

Monday, June 17th, 2019

StepUp for Dementia Research had its official go-live event, attended by a cross-section of the University community, including program ambassadors and university researchers. The event marked the kick-off for StepUp for Dementia Research, with the NSW Minister for Health Brad Hazzard declaring the program officially open on Tuesday 11 June. Please read full article in […]

StepUp for Dementia Research Timelines

Thursday, May 23rd, 2019

1st March – The StepUp for Dementia Research website went live. 14th May – The helpdesk to accompany StepUp for Dementia Research opened, meaning that individuals in the community can register their interest in StepUp for Dementia Research over the phone or by post as well. 11th June – StepUp for Dementia Research ‘Go live’ event 13th […]

StepUp for Dementia Research in the News

Monday, May 20th, 2019

An article about StepUp for Dementia Research, titled “A way for many to help” has been published in The West on 20 May 2019. StepUp for Dementia Research is a new initiative that “has created a way for every interested person to get involved in dementia”, says Rhonda Parker, Chief Executive Officer of Alzheimer’s WA. The online […]

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