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UK Dementia Research Institute

Transforming our understanding of dementias to find new treatments.

Our vision
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Appointment

New Chief Operating Officer takes the helm

We welcome Dr Adrian Ivinson, who will provide operational leadership and direction across the UK DRI’s six centres to ensure the readiness and development of the institute.

Meet Dr Ivinson
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Seeking trustees to join the board of UK DRI Ltd

If you would strengthen our board and could play a leading role in the development of a world-leading programme of dementia research, we would like to hear from you.

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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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News

The UK DRI appoints five associate directors

The multi-disciplinary spirit of the UK DRI is reflected in the diverse skillsets of its associate directors, who are working together with the director to develop and deliver the institute’s scientific strategy.

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The UK DRI unites six centres across three nations

The institute brings together researchers from six universities across the UK, all working towards a shared vision.

Our centres

Founding funders