Mission and Purpose


Dementia Trials Australia (DTAus) is a professional network of clinicians and other healthcare professionals who are committed to improvement in treatment of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia related disorders through the cooperative planning, implementation, analysis and reporting of controlled clinical trials and of other research.


  • Encourage interest and participation in the clinical research activities of the network among clinicians and other healthcare professionals.
  • Provide support to clinicians and other healthcare professionals in performing clinical trials.

  • Facilitate communication between centres concerning new and ongoing trials.

  • Provide a professional interface between cognitive disorder trialists and the industry.

  • Attract more clinical trials into the Australian region.