In this webinar, first broadcast on Wednesday 27th May 2020 – Joanna Sun, PhD Student from the University of Wollongong, Australia. talks her work on the appropriateness of adapting the Australian Environmental Assessment Tool – High Care (EAT-HC) for persons with dementia in Singapore.
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In this webinar, first broadcast on Thursday 4th June 2020 – James Watson, PhD Student from the University of Liverpool talks his experiences of the process of undertaking a systematic review, with hints and tips that might help.
In this webinar, first broadcast on Wednesday 22nd April 2020 – Dr Courtney Genge, Senior Research Associate at SE Health, Ontario discusses her Doctoral work on improving the quality and safety of care in emergency departments for people living with dementia.
Webinar Catch-up – Measuring fidelity of delivery of, and engagement with, dementia interventions by Dr Holly Walton
In this webinar, first broadcast on Monday 6th April 2020 – Dr Holly Walton, Research Fellow from the Department of Applied Health Research at University College London discusses the focus of her PhD. With advice that can be translated and used in your own work when using dementia interventions.
Webinar Catch-up – Microglia a double edged sword: Neuroinflammation and new routes for drug discovery by Dr Tom Phillips
In this webinar, first broadcast on Wednesday 20th May 2020 – Dr Tom Phillips, Research Associate for the UKDRI at Cardiff University talks about microglia’s role in dementia, how that role moves between protection and damaging and how new genetic findings point to new therapies.
Webinar Catch-up – Mild behavioural impairment: an emerging concept in cognitive ageing and pre-clinical dementia by Dr Byron Creese
In this webinar, first broadcast on Thursday 14th May 2020 – Dr Byron Creese, Senior Research Fellow at the University of Exeter introduces the concept of Mild Behavioral Impairment and presents his recent research into measurement, prevalence and genetic associations.
Webinar Catch-up – Pursuing a Postdoc: how to ensure the perfect fit for your post-PhD position by Dr James Quinn
In this webinar, first broadcast on Thursday 16th April 2020 – Dr James Quinn, Research Fellow at Massachusetts General Hospital shares his experience of finding a postdoc. With tips on how to find the right fit, getting the role and details on how he transitioned from the UK to USA.
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.
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.
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.