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  • Tom Dening
    Tom Dening Thu, 23/08/2018 - 13:03

    With my colleagues, Stephanie Petty, Amanda Griffiths, Dons Coleston, we have been looking at how people with dementia express themselves when distressed and how health professionals respond when this happens.

  • Benjamin Mann
    Benjamin Mann Thu, 19/07/2018 - 17:10

    As we reach the middle of July, the covers are back on at Wimbledon and the festival of football that was the World Cup has reached its conclusion but for our nine Challenge Dementia Finalists finalists things are j

  • Zena Aldridge Thu, 12/07/2018 - 11:05

    Appearing in photo from left to righ are: Zena Aldridge (Admiral Nurse Research Fellow); Karen Harrison Dening (Head of Research & Publications, Dementia UK); Sue Lister, MBE, (AWOC) and Ann Murray (AWOC).

  • Karen Harrison Dening Thu, 05/07/2018 - 10:44

    Today I helped facilitate the first ECHO meeting for the Dementia and End of Life Community of Practice (DCoP)! I am sure this initiates a lot of questions for the reader of this blog so here goes!

  • Justine Schneider
    Justine Schneider Fri, 22/06/2018 - 13:12

    Marc Block and James bring music to hospital care settings as the duo Wellspring.  Their training for this work includes an apprenticeship in Music in Health practice with Opus Music.  They occasionally write up their experiences and this blog is

  • Reena Devi Fri, 22/06/2018 - 13:06

    What is OPAL?

  • Karen Harrison Dening Thu, 21/06/2018 - 10:18

    The OPAL programme (Identifying And Addressing Shared Challenges In Conducting Health And Social Care Research For Older People) was supported by The Newton Fund Researcher Links and funded by the British Council and the Sao Paulo Research Foundat

  • Jay Banerjee Mon, 18/06/2018 - 13:00

    About 65,000 people experience a hip fracture each year in the UK. This is the biggest single cause of major trauma and the cost represents about 1% of the NHS budget.

  • Elizabeth Kozlowski
    Elizabeth Kozlowski Tue, 05/06/2018 - 16:25

    Dear Tom,

  • Karen Harrison Dening Wed, 30/05/2018 - 12:36

    As I go about my ‘ordinary, everyday life’ - when not wearing my Dementia UK hat – I still seem to try and view the world through eyes that seek the most ‘dementia friendly’ of aspects.  I cannot help it.  Whether it is when I need to visit a publ