ERICA Project Update – March 2019

7 April 2019

Project Update

ERICA Project Update for Join Dementia Research In April 2018 the Office of the NIHR National Director for Dementia Research (NDDR) started delivery of the Embedding Research in Care (ERICA) Project. This post will provide an ERICA Project Update for Join Dementia Research. The project objective being to ensure that NHS Trusts, and healthcare providers, were […]

New tool helping healthcare professionals LEARN to help people Join Dementia Research

Holding Hands

Join Dementia Research has helped more than 40,000 people connect with research studies over the past four years. As a result, researchers and their studies have massively benefited, with more than 11,000 study enrolments in this time. However, if we are going to turn the corner and find ways to better prevent, diagnose, treat, care for and maybe […]

Blog Post – A new approach being tested in Tees, Esk & Wear Valley

24 March 2019

Volunteers at TEWV Join Dementia Research

Earlier this week I visited Dr Chris Clarke and Lauren Roberts from Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust (TEWV), to catch up on their work. Chris and Lauren both play key role in the Trusts efforts share Join Dementia Research with all newly diagnosed patients. TEWV is a large trusts, diagnosing around 3,500 people […]

Collaboration between Join Dementia Research and Bristol Dementia Wellbeing Service

14 February 2019

People across Bristol with a diagnosis of dementia and interest in taking part in research will have the opportunity to sign up to the Join Dementia Research service this month, thanks to a collaboration with the Bristol Dementia Wellbeing Service (BDWS). BDWS has approximately 700 service users who have consented to be contacted about research but may not be […]

We’re recruiting, help us deliver for Join Dementia Research

8 February 2018

  The Office of the NIHR National Director for Dementia Research is looking to appoint a new Research Project Administrator to help support our Embedding Research in Care Project (ERICA). This exciting opportunity offers someone a chance to play a key role in helping ensure that Join Dementia Research is shared with patients and carers […]