Dave on the home run talks with James Vickers of the Wicking Dementia Research & Education Centre at UTAS who explains why they are offering a free on line course examining Dementia.

Understanding Dementia – FREE online course now open
The Understanding Dementia MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) is a free 9 week online course that shares the research and expertise of the Wicking Dementia Research and Education Centre at the University of Tasmania.

The course is open to everyone, whether you are living with dementia, work in health or aged care, care for a loved one, know someone living with the condition, or simply wish to know more about this growing global health issue. This MOOC provides a unique opportunity for individuals and organisations to obtain high-quality education on dementia at no cost.

Enrolments close on September 23 5pm (AEST) –  Enrol today at www.utas.edu.au/wicking/understanding-dementia

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Since 2013, the Understanding Dementia MOOC has attracted over 70,000 participants across 170 countries and is listed in the Top 50 online courses of all time, as well as rated the No 1. online Health/Medical course by Class Central (a leading aggregate site of over 6000 online courses).

For further information visit  www.utas.edu.au/wicking/understanding-dementia
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