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Dementia scientists are leaving the field in droves – we need to keep them

Five times fewer researchers choose to work on dementia than cancer, and 70% of those that complete a PhD on dementia no longer work in the field after just four years.

Attracting and retaining researchers, clinicians and health professionals to work in dementia research must be a high priority for the UK if it is to tackle the growing health challenge.

Read more on the Guardian website.