Driving innovation in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of Lewy body dementia.Learn more
Newcastle is collaborating with other BRCs and BRUs to advance dementia research.Learn more
Supporting major advances in the understanding of dementia and neurodegenerative disease.Learn more
LBD presents as a primary dementing disorder which is frequently misdiagnosed because of the variable pattern of clinical symptoms.Learn more
Focussing on the development and validation of biomarkers for early and accurate diagnosis of Lewy body dementias.Learn more
Looking at understanding the role of genetics and epigenetics in the pathogenesis of Lewy body dementia.Learn more
September 16, 2015
View Newcastle University's Faculty of Medical Sciences newsletter, with information on the latest news and events taking place.
June 24, 2015
Read the latest issue of this magazine for faculty staff which has a particular focus on non-medics working within the NIHR.
April 27, 2015
Read the latest e-newsletter from the NIHR Central Commissioning Facility.
February 12, 2015
The Alzheimer’s Society has awarded funding to Newcastle University to establish a new Doctoral Training Centre to study the symptoms of a particularly distressing form of dementia.
February 2, 2017
This event will take place on Thursday 2nd and Friday 3rd February.
The Three Rivers Conference aims to unite all those in the region that work on Parkinson's disease.
February 4, 2017
The Great North Museum will be hosting a family friendly exhibition to uncover skeleton secrets from the animal world. Staff from Newcastle University's Musculoskeletal Research Group will provide materials for the event to help participants engage with scientific materials related to the vital study of arthritis and other musculoskeletal conditions.
February 13, 2017
Medicine in Literature and the Arts in Newcastle is hosting their annual film festival between Monday 13th and Friday 17th February, with a showing of Still Alice on Monday 13th. See link for more details and other films showing throughout the week.
March 23, 2017
Professor of Old Age Psychiatry and Lead for the Ageing Brain Theme with the Biomedical Research Centre will speak at 'Sharing Innovations in Dementia Care' at Ramside Hall Hotel in Durham in March 2017