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Is a world where research conquers dementia.

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Recruitment

Care & technology at the UK DRI: Improving lives today and tomorrow

We're seeking an inspirational associate director to lead an ambitious care & technology programme.

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Launch

Official opening: UK DRI at the University of Edinburgh

In the first of our six openings this year, our Edinburgh centre set the bar exceptionally high!

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Forward thinkers, step forward

The UK DRI focuses on innovative, early-stage science to advance our understanding of how dementias develop and progress. With up to 400 positions available, across all levels, see how you can be part of it and build your career at the UK DRI.

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UK DRI leaders win the world’s top brain research prize

We’re over the moon that UK DRI Director Bart De Strooper and UK DRI Professor John Hardy have been awarded the world’s most valuable prize for brain research

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News

Dementia is too big a problem to walk away from – for Pfizer or any of us

Our Director responds to Pfizer's decision to end their efforts in dementia drug discovery

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Funders join forces to tackle dementia

The MRC, Alzheimer’s Society and Alzheimer’s Research UK have come together to invest £250 million in the new institute, to transform the outlook for people with dementia.

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RT @VJDementia: VIDEO: Advocating for #equality: the importance of #WomeninScience 💪🔬 with Julie Williams @cardiffuni @UKDRI: https://t.co/
19 Apr 2018 11:38

Exciting optics in action up in UK DRI at Edinburgh! https://t.co/yaWqaxb8sk
18 Apr 2018 14:38