Alzheimer's Research UK Conference 2014

Home grown and international speakers have been confirmed and the programme has something for everyone working in dementia research. The conference covers a wide range of topics including:

A-Beta Meets Tau
Cerebro-Vascular Disease
Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration
Genetics vs. Environment
Biomarkers
Neurodegeneration as a Network Disease
Neuropathology and Neuroinflammation
Dementia With Lewy Bodies.
A PhD day, designed to give students an opportunity to meet and present their work to fellow students will be held on 24 March 2014.
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9.00am Registration
9.30am Welcome by ARUK & Dr Richard Wade-Martins ARUK Oxford Network Co-ordinator
9.45am Opening address (tbc)
A-BETA MEETS TAU
10.00am Dr Jorge Palop Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease
10.30am Dr Mariana Vargas-Caballero University of Southampton
11.00am Dawn Lau Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London
11.20am Jennie Flint University of Cambridge
11.40am Tea/Coffee :: Posters
CEREBRO-VASCULAR DISEASE
12.00pm Prof Raj Kalaria University of Newcastle
12.30pm Prof Hugh Markus St George’s University of London
1.00pm Lunch :: Posters
FROnTOTEMpORAL LOBAR DEgEnERATIOn
2.00pm Prof Stuart Pickering-Brown University of Manchester
2.30pm Prof John Hodges University of New South Wales
3.00pm Dr Adrian Isaacs Institute of Neurology, University College London
3.30pm Tea/Coffee :: Posters
ALzHEIMER’S DISEASE: THE RELATIVE IMpORTAnCE OF gEnE AnD EnVIROnMEnT
DEBATE - Chair: Dr Richard Wade-Martins and Prof Carol Brayne
CONFERENCE PROGRAMME DAY 1
3.50pm Panel members include:
Dr John Gallacher
Prof Karen Ritchie
Prof Kevin Morgan
Prof Julie Williams
5.30pm Poster and wine
7.30pm Poster session ends
8.00pm ARUK Banquet

25 Mar - 26 Mar 2014

Oxford
United Kingdom
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