Any research breakthrough begins as a bright spark in the mind of a scientist. We cultivate ideas by funding the grant applications that turn theories into practical work. Our Research Funding Team manage all aspects of this; from processing the grant applications, working with our Scientific Advisory Board to fund the best projects possible, monitoring the progress of the grants, to organising our hugely popular annual Research Conference, with researchers and scientists from across the UK. We’re also working in collaboration with scientists, organisations from across the UK and abroad as well as industry to ensure that Alzheimer’s Research UK is at the forefront of dementia research and best placed to take advantage of new opportunities.
Fourteen years on the Alzheimer’s Research UK Conference returns to Oxford Preparations for the 2014 scientific conference in Oxford are well under way. It’s now eight months since the successful Belfast Conference, where we managed to avoid the snow with over 200 delegates attending this lively and interesting event. There was lots of positive feedback […]