'In Conversation With' Professor Nick Fox, Director of the Dementia Research Centre
Professor Ramin Nilforooshan and Professor Aimee Spector will interview a pioneer of dementia clinical research covering:
- Career milestones
- Tips on how to achieve your career goals
- Latest research developments
15.10-15.40 | 'In Conversation With' Professor Nick Fox
15.40-16.10 | Can we really slow down the progression of Alzheimer's disease? Dr Naji Tabet
16.25-16.55 | Types of dementia - Dr Richard Perry
16.55-17.15 | ROCHE | The utility of ALZ biomarkers in clinical routine - Dr Femke Bouwmann
17.15-18.15 | What will be the impact of Covid-19 on the future of dementia care?
18.15-18.45 | Summary of the latest research in imaging - Professor Clare MacKay
Professor Nick Fox
Director of the Dementia Research Centre
Nick Fox is Professor of Neurology and directs the Dementia Research Centre at UCL’s Institute of Neurology and a PI in the UK DRI. He is a Consultant Neurologist at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery. He runs a specialist cognitive clinic and has clinical and research interests in young onset and familial dementias. He helped set up the first support groups for these disorders. His research includes improving diagnosis and using imaging and biomarkers to accelerate the search for effective therapies. He is a member of the Alzheimer’s Society Research Strategy Council and was a member of the Prime Minister’s Dementia Research Champion’s Group. He received the 2017 Weston Brain Institute International Outstanding Achievement Award.