News

Race Against Dementia welcomes our new CEO

We would like to welcome Bridget Barker who joins RAD in the position of CEO taking over from Dr Penny Moyle. Bridget was with the London law firm, Macfarlanes, for over 35 years where she...

Posted 02 Aug 2021

RAD hit the news!

Last week saw RAD in the news with Sir Jackie and RAD-Dyson Fellow Dr Claire Durrant discussing Race Against Dementia, the Dementia Research Meets Motorsport Innovation Accelerator, and the lack of investment both in research...

Posted 14 Jul 2021

Congratulations to our Innovation Accelerator winners!

On Tuesday 6th July, we held RAD’s first Dementia Research Meets Motorsport Innovation Accelerator, in partnership with Cranfield University and the DEMON Network. This competitive team workshop was a huge success, not only generating some...

Posted 14 Jul 2021

Dr Claire Durrant visits Dyson

A busy week for RAD! On Monday, Dr Claire Durrant, accompanied by Sir Jackie and Dr Penny Moyle, met with Sir James Dyson and his team at Dyson’s campus in Malmesbury. Claire’s Fellowship is funded...

Posted 08 Jul 2021

RAD Seed grant announced

What’s your big idea to accelerate progress in dementia research? It might be to focus on a particular part of dementia science… or to facilitate better collaboration between disciplines and institutions….or it may be to...

Posted 06 Jul 2021