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4. Dementia Prevention: a global approach 2020

Dementia is the world’s most pressing healthcare challenge. In our final lecture we explore how large data sets can inform healthcare policy and how powerful statistics, computer modelling and…

From  Robbie Bushe on March 5th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

3. Developing Treatments for Neurodegenerative Diseases 2020

Our third lecture focuses on the new ways we can look to treat brain disease before dementia. From drug trials to lifestyle interventions, fundamental laboratory science to studying large at-risk…

From  Robbie Bushe on March 4th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

2. How to Detect Neurodegenerative Disease 2020

Intervening earlier in the course of disease will enable us to prevent the onset of dementia. In our second lecture, we discuss how to detect the very earliest signs of changes in the brain, how…

From  Robbie Bushe on February 13th, 2020 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Let's talk about dementia - what happens to the brain and how can we fix it?

Let's talk about dementia - what happens to the brain and how can we fix it?Colin Smith and Tara Spires-Jones, UK Dementia Research Institute at The University of EdinburghApproximately 50…

From  Peter Crooks on January 27th, 2020 0 likes 111 plays 0  

4. Future Directions - What needs to be done?

Future Directions - What needs to be done?In our fourth and final lecture, Prof. Craig Ritchie discusses what the future of dementia prevention holds, including predictions and disease models, a…

From  Robbie Bushe on March 7th, 2019 0 likes 30 plays 0  

3. Treatments for Neurodegenerative Disease

Treatments for Neurodegenerative DiseaseIn our third lecture, Prof. Craig Ritchie and Dr Tom Russ discusses prevention and non-pharmacological approaches to the treatment of dementia, as well as…

From  Robbie Bushe on March 2nd, 2019 0 likes 45 plays 0  

2. What is Neurodegenerative Disease? (part 2)

What is Neurodegenerative Disease? Part 2In our second lecture, Prof. Tara Spires-Jones, Prof Karen Ritchie and Prof Adam Waldman will discuss the biology of neurodegenerative disease and dementia,…

From  Robbie Bushe on February 21st, 2019 0 likes 75 plays 0  

1. What is Neurodegenerative Disease? (part 1)

What is Neurodegenerative Disease? Part 1In our first lecture, Prof. Craig Ritchie will provide an introduction to the Dementia Prevention Open Lecture Series, discusses how, when and where dementia…

From  Robbie Bushe on February 14th, 2019 0 likes 194 plays 0  

Learning from Other Places: Improving Choice for People with Dementia

This film is part of a series which highlights the outcomes and learning from 6 programmes supported under the 2016 SUII call for proposals - Learning from other places. Programmes focused on…

From  Anne Mourad on July 10th, 2018 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Dr Tom MacGillivray - Research in a nutshell

Hear from Dr Tom MacGillivray, a Senior Research Fellow as he highlights the main focus of his research - how retinal imaging might tell us more about human body & brain health, especially in…

From  Chloe Martin on June 20th, 2018 0 likes 91 plays 0  

Dr Fergus Doubal - Research in a nutshell

Hear from Dr Fergus Doubal, a Senior Stroke Researcher at the University of Edinburgh, as he highlights his research using brain imaging & retinal imaging to investigate dementia & stroke.

From  Chloe Martin on May 23rd, 2018 0 likes 84 plays 0  

Dr Gerry Thompson - Research in a nutshell

Hear from Dr Gerry Thompson, consultant neuroradiologist and Senior Clinical Lecturer in Radiology, as he highlights his research focus on brain imaging like PET & MR, to better characterize…

From  Chloe Martin on May 22nd, 2018 0 likes 96 plays 0  

Alzheimer's dementia / disease profiling sequence

A quick series of graphics for the Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences. Part of a presentation by Prof Craig W. Ritchie. Wacom Speed paintings, Indesign layout, Afterffects composition / colour grade…

From  Stuart Brett on April 11th, 2018 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Preventing Dementia: In their lifetime, Hilary Evans CEO ARUK

Preventing Dementia: Advice and Advances - a conference held at the University of Edinburgh on 29th November 2017. This is a recording of the keynote address from Hilary Evans, CEO of…

From  Anna Borthwick on January 31st, 2018 0 likes 66 plays 0  

Preventing Dementia: How lifestyle choices may reduce your risk

Preventing Dementia: Advice and Advances - a conference held at the University of Edinburgh on 29th November 2017. This is a recording of a panel discussion on lifestyle risks for dementia. Featuring…

From  Anna Borthwick on January 31st, 2018 0 likes 150 plays 0  

Preventing Dementia: Current Priorities in Dementia Prevention Research

Preventing Dementia: Advice and Advances - a conference held at the University of Edinburgh on 29th November 2017. This is a recording of a chaired discussion with Prof Craig Ritchie, director of the…

From  Anna Borthwick on January 31st, 2018 0 likes 43 plays 0