Early Career Researcher working in the Office of the NIHR National Director for Dementia Research supporting delivery of the governments 2020 Dementia Challenge
Tag: Dr Lakshini Mendis
Did you miss the Alzheimer’s Research UK North-West Network early-careers research event? No worries, we have you covered.
As an Early Career Researcher, having an online profile is more than just ‘being on twitter’. In this podcast our panellists Dr Lakshini Mendis, Dr Jack Rivers-Auty and Dr Kirsty McAleese discuss what it means to have an online presence.
Lakshini Mendis speaks with Dr Marina Papoutsi, Dr Akshay Nair and Lauren Byrne, from the Huntington’s Disease Centre at University College London.
Podcast – Communication training for people with language led dementia (primary progressive aphasia)
This week Lakshini talks to Anna Volkmer, Rosemary Townsend and Oliver Sawyer discussing of speech and language therapy and their research around communication training for people with language led dementia (primary progressive aphasia).
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.
As early stage researchers we are not always fully prepared for qualitative research and the ethical procedure. In this weeks podcast Dr Lakshini Mendis talks with Sarah Wallcook and Yvette Vermeer about how the tackled this issue.