$30 million awarded to dementia research

| 09 Feb 2017

Federal Health Minister, Greg Hunt, has announced a $125 million funding injection into health and medicine, with over $30 million of that allocated to dementia research and programs. Arthritis and osteoporosis were also named as key priority areas, with funding awarded for research into fragility fractures and outcomes in older people.

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