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Financing and acknowledgements

The Danish Dementia Research Centre was established in 2007 on fundings from “the Health Insurance Foundation” and “the Danish Ministry of Health and Prevention”.

The DDRC’s total annual budget is approximately DKK 56.5 m, distributed almost evenly between internal funding (DKK 30.8 for memory clinic services) and external grants (DKK 25.7 m for research and educational activities). In 2016 the National Info & Education Centre for Dementia received a DKK 19.0 grant from the Danish Ministry of Health for 2017-2020, expanding its annual government funding to eight million kroner. This grant was made permanent as of 2017.

External funding for research and education activities 2016  DKK million
New grants recieved  7,1
New grants accumulated 2007-2017 154,6
External grants spent on specific programmes
• The National Info & Education Centre from the Danish Ministry of Health, including
• Other external grants for research



Conferences, educational courses and products  4,7
Research contracts  3,9


Staff 2017  
Number of employees/full-time equivalents 92/73
No. of employees funded by
• Internal sources
• External sources


Conflict of interest

Employees at Danish Dementia Research Centre are affiliated with numerous committees, boards, etc. For a complete list of these, please see the latest annual report.

For a complete list of doctor's affiliation to the pharmaceutical industry, we refer to the Danish Medicines Agencies list " Doctors associated with pharmaceutical companies".


Updated at 25 April 2018