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LIDEM consist of a unique consortium with participation of leading scientist and experts with strong and diverse scientific competencies from across 4 faculties (HUM, NAT, SAMF and SUND) at the University of Southern Denmark and scientists from UCL and Slagelse Hospital. With research in LIDEM the scientist seeks to create innovative research within dementia. A smaller group of scientists from the consortium is functioning as a leading and administrative group for LIDEM. International experts from around the world support and advise the consortium in the research projects. As the foundation of the research centre is Citizen Science – a collaboration between citizens, professionals and scientists, the municipalities are essential partners in the research. Below you find lists and information for the international partners and included municipalities.


UCL Business Academy and University College

”Hukommelsesklinikken”, Slagelse Hospital, Region Zealand

Dementia Coordinators in Denmark, DKDK


Internationale partners

Charles Alessi, General Practitioner, Senior adviser and Lead for preventable dementia to Public Health England

Knut Engedal, Professor emeritus of geriatric psychiatry, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Norway

Lars-Christer Hydén, Professor, department of Culture and Society, Linköping University, Sweden 

Heidi Hamilton, Professor, Department of Linguistics, Georgetown University, USA

Jan De Lepeleire, Professor, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, KU Leuven, Belgium

Aagje Swinnen, Associate Professor, department of Literature & Art, Maastricht University, the Netherlands



Haderslev municipality

Nyborg municipality

Aarhus municipality

Svendborg municipality

Hedensted municipality

Sønderborg municipality

Næstved municipality


Last Updated 27.07.2020