The 2021 International Brain and Ocular Nutrition (BON) Conference was held online on the 8th September. It was hosted by the Nutrition Research Centre Ireland (NRCI) and chaired by Professor George Perry – Editor-in-Chief Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease.
There were three presentations:
Research Background and Rationale by Professor Ríona Mulcahy of the University Hospital, Waterford.
Results from the CARES project by Dr Rebecca Power of the NRCI,
which discussed targeted nutritional supplementation for both healthy older adults and patients with mild cognitive impairment.
Results from the reMIND project by Professor John Nolan, Director of the NRCI,
which discussed targeted nutritional supplementation for patients with Alzheimer’s disease.
Both the CARES and reMIND projects were funded by the Howard Foundation.
The presentations are available for viewing to members of the BON Conference.
The Irish Times and the Irish Examiner carried reports from the presentations. Click on the image of each report to read it on the newspaper website.