Category Archives: MAGDR

ENRICH: A Care Homes Research Resource (Department of Health: Dementia)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 9, April 2012]. Summary The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Dementia & Neurodegenerative Diseases Research Network (DeNDRoN) is holding programmes to “increase the volume, … Continue reading

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Building Capacity to Strengthen the UK’s Research in Dementia (Alzheimer’s Research UK)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 7, February 2012]. Summary This report urges the Government and other policy makers to show still greater commitment to a UK national dementia research … Continue reading

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Ministerial Group on Dementia Research: Headline Report (Department of Health)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 1, August 2011]. Summary The Ministerial Advisory Group on Dementia Research (chaired by Minister of State for Care Services, Paul Burstow MP) has laboured … Continue reading

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Call for Dementia Research Proposals (NIHRSDO)

[A version of this abstract appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT) Volume 1 Issue 8 March 2011]. Abstract The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) is calling for proposals regarding research into dementia, starting in March 2011. The scope of … Continue reading

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Workshop on Dementia Research and Funding Opportunities (NIHR)

Summary The Ministerial Advisory Group for Dementia Research (MAGDR) is looking into ways to increase the volume and impact of dementia research.  Prior to publication of the final report from the Ministerial Advisory Group for Dementia Research (MAGDR), a Researcher Briefing … Continue reading

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Ministerial Advisory Group on Dementia Research

Summary This page on the National Dementia Strategy Information Portal gives a synopsis of the aims and composition of the new Ministerial Advisory Group on Dementia Research (MAGDR).  MAGDR was established following the 2009 Summit on Dementia Research and its role(s) are … Continue reading

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