2009 IoN News Archive

Professor Martin Rossor has been recognised by the The Alzheimer's Association

13 July 2009


Professor Martin Rossor has been recognised by the The Alzheimer's Association for his extraordinary achievements in advancing Alzheimer's research.

"The 2009 Bengt Winblad Lifetime Achievement Award was awarded to Martin Rossor, M.D., head of the Division of Neurology and Director of the Dementia Research Centre at the UCL Institute of Neurology and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London. Dr Rossor's research includes studying familial Alzheimer's disease and familial frontotemporal lobar degeneration. Longitudinal studies of at risk individuals from affected families has helped identify the first clinical and imaging changes that signal the onset of disease."

Professor Rossor also took part in a special report to mark Dementia Awareness Week, on BBC Radio 4's 'All in the mind' http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00lgj3m#synopsis

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