Article of the month – November 2019

The website committee has chosen the following article as publication of the month November

Vernooij-Dassen, M., Moniz-Cook, E., Verhey, F., Chattat, R., Woods, B., Meiland, F., Franco, M., Holmerova, I., Orrell, M. & de Vugt, M. (Nov 2019). Bridging the divide between biomedical and psychosocial approaches in dementia research: the 2019 INTERDEM manifesto. Aging & Mental Health.

To date, dementia research appears to have developed with little interaction between biomedical and psychosocial approaches. This manifesto, written by members from the INTERDEM network,  describes a new perspective on integrated biomedical and psychosocial dementia research and concludes with a call to action.