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.
June 8, 2016
Would you like to know more about how research impact and engagement link together? This bite size session aims to explore the links between these two areas and highlight how they can complement each other.
It is an event aimed at postgraduate researchers and all staff.
May 16, 2016
An event to celebrate patient and public involvement in research.
Find out more about tissue donation and biobanks; network with other patient groups and learn how to review patient information and lay summaries
5pm - 8pm
May 20, 2016
To celebrate NIHR at 10, we are inviting the public and patients to join us at the Clinical Ageing Research Unit for a Clinical Trials Open Day to celebrate success.
May 19, 2016
Clinical Research Facility (CRF) Open Evening for children, young people and their families
4.15pm - 6.30pm