Join us for a special FREE screening of the Canadian film AWAY FROM HER, a drinks reception and post-film talks and discussion.

Join us for a special FREE screening of the Canadian film AWAY FROM HER, a drinks reception and post-film talks and discussion.

The film stars Gordon Pinsent and Julie Christie as a couple whose marriage is tested when Christie’s character begins to suffer from Alzheimer’s and moves into a nursing home, where she loses virtually all memory of her husband and begins to develop a close relationship with another nursing home resident.

AWAY FROM HER is being screened as part of Dementia Awareness Week.

Our expert panel are:

Dr Alex Hillman – The Social Aspects of Dementia, WISERD

Professor Alison Wray Communication Challenges in the Dementia Context

Professor Kim Graham – Dementia and Ageing Research at the Cardiff University Brain Research Imaging Centre (CUBRIC)

Dr Rebecca Sims – Defining the Genetic Architecture of Alzheimer’s Disease

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This event is sponsored by The Wales Institute of Social & Economic Reseacrh, Data & Methods (WISERD).