BEAD Optimizing the Aging Brain?

Optimizing the Aging Brain? Situating Ethical Aspects in Dementia Prevention



Blasimme, Alessandro; Andreoletti, Mattia

WHO Report: Dementia in refugees and migrants: Epidemiology, public health implications, and global responses Unpublished Forthcoming



Andreoletti, Mattia; Blasimme, Alessandro

From Research to Policy: A Qualitative Exploration of Dementia Prevention Efforts in Switzerland Journal Article Forthcoming

In: Forthcoming.


Annette, Leibing; Katz, Stephen

Dilemmas of intervention: From person-centred to alienation-centred dementia care Journal Article Forthcoming

In: Sociology of Health and Illness, Forthcoming.


Andreoletti, Mattia; Blasimme, Alessandro

Accelerated approval. Meeting the ethical yardstick Journal Article

In: Bioethics, 2023.

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Leibing, Annette; Lazzaroni, Cynthia; Petersen, Niklas

Emerging technologies for preventing the ‘new’ dementia: Ambiguous optimism in the Canadian context. Journal Article

In: Medical Anthropology, 2023.


Katz, Stephen; Leibing, Annette

‘Lost in time like tears in rain’: Critical Perspectives on Personhood and Dementia Book Chapter

In: Sandberg, Linn; Ward, Richard (Ed.): Critical Dementia Studies: Affinities, Resistances and Alliances, pp. 57-71, Routledge, 2023, ISBN: 9781032118802 .


Andreoletti, Mattia; Lazzaroni, Cynthia; Petersen, Niklas; Segawa, Shingo; Leibing, Annette; Schicktanz, Silke; Blasimme, Alessandro

Optimizing the Aging Brain: The BEAD Study on the Ethics of Dementia Prevention Journal Article

In: The Journal of Frailty & Aging 12(2), pp. 111-116, 2023.

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Lohmeyer, Johann Leopold; Alpinar-Sencan, Zümrüt; Schicktanz, Silke

Attitudes towards prediction and early diagnosis of late-onset dementia: a comparison of tested persons and family caregivers Journal Article

In: Aging Ment Health, vol. 25, no. 5, pp. 832–843, 2021, ISSN: 1364-6915.

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Blasimme, Alessandro

Mind’s Frailty. Elements of a Geriatric Logic in the Clinical Discourse About Dementia Prevention Book Chapter

In: Leibing, Annette; Schicktanz, Silke (Ed.): Preventing Dementia, Berghahn, New York / Oxford, 2020.


Blasimme, Alessandro

Producing health: Canguilhem and the contemporary clinical discourse about aging Book Chapter

In: Méthot, Pierre-Olivier; Sholl, Jonathan (Ed.): Vital Norms: Canguilhem's The Normal and the Pathological in the Twenty-First Century, pp. 441 - 468, Hermann, Paris, 2020, ISBN: 979-1-0370-0557-1.


Leibing, Annette; Schicktanz, Silke (Ed.)

Preventing dementia? critical perspectives on a new paradigm of preparing for old age Book

First Edition, Berghahn Books, New York, 2020, ISBN: 978-1-78920-910-5.

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Leibing, Annette

The turn towards prevention – moral narratives and the vascularization of Alzheimer’s disease Journal Article

In: New Genetics and Society, vol. 39, no. 1, pp. 31–51, 2020, ISSN: 1463-6778, 1469-9915.

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Tournay, Virginie; Jacomy, Mathieu; Necula, Andra; Leibing, Annette; Blasimme, Alessandro

A New Web-Based Big Data Analytics for Dynamic Public Opinion Mapping in Digital Networks on Contested Biotechnology Fields Journal Article

In: OMICS, vol. 24, no. 1, pp. 29–42, 2020, ISSN: 1557-8100.

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Schweda, Mark; Pfaller, Larissa; Brauer, Kai; Adloff, Frank; Schicktanz, Silke (Ed.)

Planning Later Life. Bioethics and Public Health in Ageing Societies Book

1, Routledge, 2019, ISBN: 9780367350079.

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Schicktanz, Silke; Rimon-Zarfaty, Nitzan; Raz, Aviad; Jongsma, Karin

Patient Representation and Advocacy for Alzheimer Disease in Germany and Israel Journal Article

In: J Bioeth Inq, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 369–380, 2018, ISSN: 1176-7529.

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Ienca, Marcello; Vayena, Effy; Blasimme, Alessandro

Big Data and Dementia: Charting the Route Ahead for Research, Ethics, and Policy Journal Article

In: Front Med (Lausanne), vol. 5, pp. 13, 2018, ISSN: 2296-858X.

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Leibing, Annette

Situated Prevention: Framing the Journal Article

In: J Law Med Ethics, vol. 46, no. 3, pp. 704–716, 2018, ISSN: 1748-720X.

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Vayena, Effy; Blasimme, Alessandro

Health Research with Big Data: Time for Systemic Oversight Journal Article

In: J Law Med Ethics, vol. 46, no. 1, pp. 119–129, 2018, ISSN: 1748-720X.

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Blasimme, Alessandro

Physical frailty, sarcopenia, and the enablement of autonomy: philosophical issues in geriatric medicine Journal Article

In: Aging Clin Exp Res, vol. 29, no. 1, pp. 59–63, 2017, ISSN: 1720-8319.

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Leibing, Annette

On Short Cuts: The Complexity of Studying the Early Diagnosis and Prevention of Alzheimer’s Disease Book Chapter

In: Boenink, Marianne; Lente, Harro; Moors, Ellen (Ed.): Emerging Technologies for Diagnosing Alzheimer's Disease, pp. 41–61, Palgrave Macmillan UK, London, 2016, ISBN: 978-1-137-54096-6 978-1-137-54097-3.

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Schicktanz, Silke; Schweda, Mark; Wynne, Brian

The ethics of 'public understanding of ethics'--why and how bioethics expertise should include public and patients' voices Journal Article

In: Med Health Care Philos, vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 129–139, 2012, ISSN: 1572-8633.

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Kolanowski, Ann

Healthy Aging: Who is Responsible? Journal Article

In: The Gerontologist, vol. 62, no. 5, pp. 795-796, 2022.

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Buhr, Eike

Annette Leibing und Silke Schicktanz (Hrsg) (2020) Preventing Dementia? – Critical Perspectives on a New Paradigm of Preparing for Old Age Journal Article

In: Ethik in der Medizin, vol. 34, pp. 133–135, 2022, ISBN: 978-1-78920-909-9.

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Petersen, Niklas; Perry, Julia

Annette Leibing and Silke Schicktanz (eds): Preventing dementia?: Critical perspectives on a new paradigm of preparing for old age Journal Article

In: Monash Bioethics Review, vol. 39, iss. 2, 2021.

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