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Announcing the recipients of the 2021 RAD Seed Grant

Following our Innovation Accelerator in July, Sir Jackie Stewart announced the RAD Seed Grant. This Grant provides funds for proof of concept for any idea targeting the acceleration of finding a prevention or cure for...

Posted 10 Nov 2021

Race Against Dementia Annual update: 21st October 2021

In the presence of its new Royal Patron, HRH The Countess of Wessex, Race Against Dementia welcomed its principal supporters, RAD Fellows, Scientific Advisors, Trustees and Ambassadors to the Royal Automobile Club. Sir Jackie explained...

Posted 04 Nov 2021

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