New SDRC Executive Committee Member: Dr Leah Macaden

New SDRC Executive Committee Member: Dr Leah Macaden

Following the 2022 SDRC Executive Committee election, Dr Leah Macaden has been elected as a new member. Find out more in Leah’s biography below. Dr Leah Macaden is a Senior Lecturer in Nursing at the University of Edinburgh with a rich and diverse range of...
SDRC Executive Committee Member: Dr Jennifer Macfarlane

SDRC Executive Committee Member: Dr Jennifer Macfarlane

In October 2022, the SDRC held our election to refresh the Executive Committee. We are now able to announce who was successfully voted. Jennifer Macfarlane has been a co-opted member of the SDRC Executive Committee since earlier this year, we are now delighted to...
Funding Opportunity: Alzheimer Scotland Student Research Programme

Funding Opportunity: Alzheimer Scotland Student Research Programme

Alzheimer Scotland is pleased to announce the launch of the Student Research Programme. Alzheimer Scotland, with support of the Scottish Dementia Research Consortium (SDRC), is establishing a new research programme, which will fund studentships for projects for...
Highlights from Alzheimer Europe Conference 2022

Highlights from Alzheimer Europe Conference 2022

On 17-19 October 2022, Alzheimer Europe held their Annual Conference in Bucharest, Romania. The theme of the event was Building Bridges. In this blog, we are sharing the highlights of the Conference from a Scottish perspective. The Alzheimer Europe Conference is a...
Neuroprogressive and Dementia Research Network Conference 2022

Neuroprogressive and Dementia Research Network Conference 2022

This year’s Neuroprogressive and Dementia Network (from NHS Research Scotland) Annual Conference will be day focused on those most impacted by research outcomes, and an opportunity to learn from their experiences to improve the research landscape. It will bring...
Seedcorn Grant: Precision Medicine Scotland Innovation Centre

Seedcorn Grant: Precision Medicine Scotland Innovation Centre

The Precision Medicine Scotland Innovation Centre has launched a call for seedcorn grants aimed at developing new projects and collaborations across the academic, NHS and industry sector to drive novel and exciting research and innovation in Precision Medicine....