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Is a world where research conquers dementia.

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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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Can you sleep your way to a healthier brain?

Experts researching the science of sleep join the UK DRI and turn their attention to dementia for the first time.

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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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Welcoming our Chairman: William Rucker

William will lead the UK DRI Board for the effective governance and development of the UK DRI, setting its strategic direction and major policies.

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​Awarding a new programme in Huntington’s disease

The £1.5m programme will be led by Professors Gillian Bates and Sarah Tabrizi from University College London (UCL) and will look to better understand the DNA damage that occurs as this neurodegenerative disease unfolds.

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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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Two new exciting Research Associate opportunities now live at UK DRI at UCL!, Closing date 5th March https://t.co/CE6SvVNUGp
22 Feb 2018 12:04

RT @CentreEnvHealth: Great chance for a data scientist to join @UKDRI at Imperial #dementia #postdoc #datascience #biostatistics #computati
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