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The Alzheimer's Research UK (ARUK) Thames Valley Network Centre brings together researchers in and around the Thames Valley region with expertise in dementia and cognition using a range of techniques including imaging, neuropathology, genetics and model systems. The Network Centre unites dementia researchers across the Universities of Oxford, Reading and Oxford Brookes.
The ARUK Thames Valley Network Centre Organising Committee
Each Network Centre has an organising committee, chaired by the Network Coordinator, who decide on Network activities and the use of grant funds.
Dr Mark Dallas is the Network Coordinator
If you are interested in becoming a network member, please complete the form here.
We are planning to hold an online public event on Thursday 17th June 2021. More details to follow soon.
2020 Alzheimer’s Research UK Thames Valley Network Dementia Public Open Morning
Sadly, due to the coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic, we were unable to hold the 2020 Alzheimer's Research UK Thames Valley Network Dementia Open Morning. However, we arranged for the presenters within the network centre who were due to talk at the March public event, to give their talks online. The short talks from scientists were recorded and include a range of topics in dementia. They are available to watch on our YouTube channel We hope you find the videos informative.
Due to the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 ARUK Thames Valley Research Day was unfortunately cancelled. There are no planned events for 2021. Past events are listed on our dedicated researchers’ webpage.
Funding opportunities for Network members
We offer a range of funding opportunities for network members for small pilot projects, travel (including for online conference registration fees), networking activities and outreach projects. Find out more about the funding opportunities.