The purpose of this course is to provide students with an overview of the major topic areas in dementia research and for students to gain an understanding of the complexity of dementia research across disciplines and research methodologies. The course is organized around four topic areas: basic neuroscience; clinical neuroscience; health services for in dementia and population health. This course will involve selected readings and presentations by student participants on topics related to dementia. It is meant to complement and expand upon topics related to dementia which are introduced in other courses at the CNS. Weekly seminars will be facilitated by faculty members affiliated with the CNS and other departments at Queen’s University.
Winter Term; D. Seitz