About the SDRC

The Scottish Dementia Research Consortium (SDRC) is a network of dementia researchers, policy makers and people living with dementia from across Scotland. We have over 600 members.

At the SDRC, we take part in and support high-quality, collaborative dementia research. The researchers in our network bring the results of research into practice and to improve the quality of life for people with dementia and those who care for them. 

If you want to join the SDRC, membership is easy, and free. Click here to sign up today

What we do

The SDRC are an active organisation who take action to promote and grow the dementia research community in Scotland. The following are some examples of our most recent work:

 Find out more about what the SDRC get up to in our our latest news

Our History

The SDRC was founded in 2013 with the aim of making Scotland the best environment in the world for dementia research. 

Today, we are ambitious as ever. The SDRC Executive Committee work alongside our members to promote research, encourage collaboration and champion the dementia research community in Scotland

Click here to view the SDRC’s Constitution

Our Executive Committee


The SDRC Executive Committee work hard to ensure what we do aligns with our values and steers activity and is working for our membership

Meet our Committee

How can I be a part of the SDRC?

The SDRC is the biggest network of dementia and brain health research in Scotland. We all work together to celebrate and grow the research community.

Membership is free and open to all.