In this webinar, first broadcast on Wednesday 6th May 2020 – Dr Lillian Hung, Clinical Assistant Professor, University of British Columbia and Vancouver General Hospital presents her recent research into use of ‘Silent Disco’ headphones with older adults with dementia staying in a geriatric hospital unit. As a way to deliver music therapy, and the benefits that come with music.
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Webinar Catch-up – Telehealth to enable access to interventions for people with dementia by Anna Volkmer
In this webinar, first broadcast on Wednesday 29th April 2020 – Anna Volkmer, Senior Speech & Language Therapist & NIHR Clinical Research Fellow at UCL explores the evidence underpinning use of Telehealth and reports on the perceived value of delivering speech and language therapy interventions remotely, and her experience of its use.
Webinar Catch-up – The cancer care needs and experiences of people living with dementia by Prof Claire Surr & Dr Alys Griffiths
In this webinar, first broadcast on Tuesday 9th June 2020 – Professor Claire Surr and Dr Alys Griffiths from Leeds Beckett University present findings from the CanDem Study – Understanding the care and support needs of people with comorbid cancer and dementia.
Webinar Catch-up – Understanding the impact of sporting reminiscence on men living with dementia by Dr Cara Sass
In this webinar, first broadcast on Wednesday 23rd June 2020 – Dr Cara Sass, Research Fellow from Leeds University discusses her research on sports reminiscence therapy.
Webinar Catch-up – Utilising nanoparticles and magnetothermal reaction to destroy beta-amyloid plaques by Eric Dyne
In this webinar, first broadcast on Wednesday 1st July 2020 – Eric Dyne, from Kent State University, Ohio discusses his research into Magnetothermal destruction of beta-amyloid plaques and how this can promote microglial clearance and dampen neuroinflammation.
In part one of this two part webinar – first broadcast on Monday 30th March 2020 – Dr Marianne Coleman a Research Orthoptist from the University of Surrey explains what happens to your eyes as you get older, and how to look after them.
In part two of this two part webinar – first broadcast on Tuesday 31st March 2020 – Dr Marianne Coleman a Research Orthoptist from the University of Surrey presents dementia and vision research, funded by Fight for Sight and the Royal Society of Medicine.
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