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Seminars and Conferences

A great venue and an ideal location...

The University of Worcester offers excellent facilities all year round.

Coming Up:

2017/18 - Masterclass and Workshop series - designed to address current issues in providing exemplary dementia care

Please see brochure at

These will be held at the University of Worcester, City Campus, Castle Street Worcester WR1 3AS

 or The Studio at the Hive Worcester

Each 1-day event will run from 10:00 to 16:00 with registration from 9:30. Lunch & refreshments will be provided. The cost will be £150 with an early bird rate of £125 for bookings made up to 6 weeks in advance. Each Half-day event will run from 10:00 to 13:00 with registration from 9:30. Refreshments will be provided. The cost will be £80 with an early bird rate of £65 for bookings made up to 6 weeks in advance.

More information on the content of each event and the learning outcomes can be found here: Certificates of attendance will be provided.

One day Masterclasses

• End of Life in Dementia Care - 7 December 2017

• Supporting People living with Dementia and Frailty - 18 January 2018

• Truth-telling, best interests and risk in dementia care: Applying the Mental Capacity Act to real life - 26 March 2018

• Dementia and Pain – Underdiagnosed and undertreated - 9 May 2018

• Intimacy and Sexuality in the context of people living with dementia in a care setting - 3 July 2018

One day Workshops

• Dementia Friendly Design -  20 April 2018

• Person Centred Care and Dementia  - 12 June 2018

Half day workshop

• Music and Dementia -  20 June 2018

To book: Each event can be booked online at:

but if you have any questions or require further information please email

To commission the deliveryof one or more of the Masterclasses and/or Workshops to a group of your staff at a location of your choice this too can be arranged - please email:

For more information on the work of the Association for Dementia Studies please go to

November 2017

If one of the events has to be cancelled (e.g. due to a low number of delegates registering, delegates will, in these circumstances, be offered a full refund;otherwise no refund of fees will normally be made


See our Education and Development pages for details of various courses.