Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia

Dementia Prevention & Enhanced Care


Dementia Prevention and Enhanced Care


Project Lead

Dr Michaela Goodson

Project Brief

This 3 year project involves a collaborative partnership between Newcastle University, University of Malaya, Monash University and United Nations University where we are mapping dementia care in Malaysia and undertaking a qualitative study addressing several aspects of Dementia Care in Malaysia from the view points of carers, patients, clinicians, NGOs, charitable organisations and government stakeholders.  The research programme has allowed NUMed to develop productive links with Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre, Kerala, University of Malaya, SEACO and Monash University. Information on the full remit of  DEPEC activities can be found here.