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Considering diversity and disparity in FTD

February 29 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm



The ISTAART Diversity and Disparities & Frontotemporal Dementia and Related Disorders PIAs are collaborating on a webinar titled Considering diversity and disparity in frontotemporal dementias: Clinical and epidemiological implications. Frontotemporal dementia (FTD) is a leading cause of dementia. FTD risk, diagnosis, and care vary across populations. This webinar will discuss intersections of biology, culture, and policy as they shape global FTD research and clinical practice.

Please register here for the webinar scheduled for Thursday, February 29 from 11 am – 12 pm Eastern Time.


  • Carmela Tartaglia, MD; University of Toronto
  • Megan Zuelsdorff, PhD; University of Wisconsin – Madison


  • Sanne Franzen, PhD; Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
  • Karen Nuytemans, PhD; John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics – University of Miami
  • Andrea Slachevsky, MD, PhD; Memory and Neuropsychiatric Clinic and Center for Geroscience, Mental Health and Metabolism, University of Chile

Alzheimer’s Association webinars will be recorded and online for viewing about two weeks after the live event.

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