A special podcast recording made on location from the Dementias Platform UK (DPUK) datathon at the University of Exeter, we discuss how ‘data’ is being used to push new frontiers in dementia research.
We all have to deal with failure during our careers. But how do you handle it? In this podcast regular host Chris Hardy is joined by Charlotte Mykura, Oz Ismail and Anna Volkmer to discuss their approach to managing the challenges.
Podcast – Dementia and risk enablement in NHS and Social Care settings (Functional Objects and Mobility)
Megan Calvert-O’Hare talks with Dr Pippa Collins and Kellyn Leed from the University of Southampton. Discussing their work to support people with dementia to stay mobile while in hospitals, and the benefits of enabling use of functionality objects in hospitals and nursing homes.
In this podcast Dr Megan O’Hare talks to Francesca La Frenais, and Dr Penny Rapaport about the MARQUE Study, and how their work is helping us to understand what causes agitation and how the interventions tested in this study are improving quality of life for those living with dementia, and helping carers.
Can the Amazon Echo be used in the home to help those living with dementia? In this podcast Emma Harding and Dr Nicholas Firth talking to Megan O’Hare, discussing their cutting edge research and how they researched the use of Amazon Echo to help people with PCA.
In this podcast, Dr Anna Volkmer hosts a podcast exploring Gait and its relevance to dementia, with three researchers exploring gait and using gait analysis in their research. Dr Riona McArdle and Dr Silvia Del-din from Newcastle University and Dr Keir Yong from University College London.
Lakshini hosts this great panel discussion with Dr Chris Hardy, Dr Kirsty McAleese, Dr Marianne Coleman and Dr Jack Rivers-Auty. All work in different fields of dementia research, and all shared their advice, tips and experiences of getting a fellowship.
In this podcast our panel discuss how to balance your own interested, while being pragmatic and tips and lessons in choosing the right PhD or podcast.
A semi-serious chat with three early career researchers about self-care in academia – delivered in a two part special.
So much to talk about we made it a two part special – part two of ‘A semi-serious chat with three early career researchers about self-care in academia’.