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COVID-19: An update from the Race Against Dementia Team

With week one in ‘UK lockdown’ complete, the Race Against Dementia team have been reflecting on the changes that COVID-19 are having on all of us and what they mean for dementia research.┬áThe answer? We...

Posted 30 Mar 2020

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Two Days To Go Until The RAD Melbourne Fundraiser!

With two days to go until the Melbourne Race Against Dementia fundraiser, celebrating Sir Jackie’s 80th birthday, can they top the amount of $300K raised last year? Race Against Dementia would like to extend our...

Posted 09 Mar 2020

RAD Welcomes Ellen Dicks To The Team – The RAD-Mayo Fellow

Race Against Dementia will provide a post-doctoral research position at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, USA. After a global search, Ellen Dicks will join the research team of neurologist David T. Jones, M.D., for three...

Posted 06 Jan 2020

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Optical Express Sponsors RAD Gala Dinner

David Moulsdale and the Optical Express team followed up their successful Race Against Dementia Kart Endurance Races with a Gala Dinner, in honour of Sir Jackie, on Thursday 24th November at 200SVS in Glasgow. The...

Posted 03 Dec 2019

Formula 1 and Science – a joining of forces

September 30th saw the first meeting of our Fellows, their sponsors, members of McLaren and Redbull, leading scientists from the world of dementia research and representatives from The Dyson Group and Campus Biotech. A true...

Posted 28 Nov 2019

Sir Jackie talks to Good Morning Britain

Sir Jackie was invited to talk with Good Morning Britain about Race Against Dementia and the charities investment in the Fellowship Programme. Thank you to Alzheimer’s Research UK for their assistance in setting up this...

Posted 16 Oct 2019