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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 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 19 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 44 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 192 plays 0  

Global Challenges online masters: Maxmiller Gitamo - student testimonial

Online student Maxmiller from Kenya reflects on how studying a masters online has helped her look at data more critically. Join our online community:…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on October 15th, 2018 0 likes 192 plays 0  

What (HTA) methods have been used in disinvestment in health care?

This presentation was given by Janet Boutell, from the Institute of Health and Wellbeing at the University of Glasgow, as part of a seminar entitled ‘Disinvestment’, or ‘freeing…

From  Helen Walker on May 2nd, 2018 0 likes 23 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 41 plays 0  

Preventing Dementia conference: Welcome and introduction

Preventing Dementia: Advice and Advances - a conference held at the University of Edinburgh on 29th November 2017. This is a recording of the welcome and introduction from Prof Tara Spires-Jones.

From  Anna Borthwick on January 31st, 2018 0 likes 34 plays 0