The 2022 Dementia Research Charity Chatathon LIVE was held on Friday 2nd December. This non-stop 12.5 hours livestream is available to watch back on the Dementia Researcher YouTube Channel - or you can jump to individual segments, take a look at the schedule or guest list to find what you want. Watch back now to see Adam Smith chat with 68 researchers and special guests working across all areas of discovery to beat Alzheimer's disease and all forms of dementia. Raising money for research and providing insights into the latest research taking place across the UK and Worldwide. This year we are raising money for four amazing charities who all fund research - Alzheimer's Research UK, Alzheimer's Society, Race Against Dementia and The Lewy Body Society.

Aimed at anyone with an interest in dementia (including healthcare professionals, clinicians, researchers, people living with dementia and their families), the chatathon revolves around interviewing researchers in small groups throughout the day, covering everything from prevention, diagnosis, the latest treatments, improvements in care and everything in between – a link to the stream, a full list of guests and a schedule can be found at the top of this page.

Make a donation - RAISED FAR £1145 + Gift Aid (Updated 29th December 23:00 GMT)


All the sessions streamed on the day are now available to watch back on YouTube and as Video Podcasts in Spotify. If you prefer to listen rather than watch, you can subscribe in your favourite podcast app - and here on Apple Podcasts.

Sessions are organised by topic and guests, click on the schedule and guests links in the menue above to find the session you're looking for.

The donation page will be open until the end of December 2022, please continue to donate at