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Awards and congratulations

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Professor Cathy Price

Extracts from the Provost's newsletter.

"Warmest congratulations this week to:

Medical Photographer Wins Wellcome Image Awards

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We are very pleased to announce that at the Wellcome Image Awards 2012 ceremony which took place in London last night Robert Ludlow, medical photographer at the UCL Institute of Neurology, UCLH National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery Medical Illustration Unit was named as the overall winner.

Prestigious Junior Investigator Award for stroke research

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Dr Charidimou

Congratulations to Dr Andreas Charidimou who has been awarded a prestigious Junior Investigator Award for outstanding research in stroke by a young investigator at the  XXI European Stroke Conference 2012.

Official unveiling of Neuroimaging Centre

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Professor Tarek Yousry and Theresa Dauncey, chief executive of The National Brain Appeal with Mr Giles Du Boulay

A new neuroimaging analysis centre which will radically improve the speed of radiological diagnosis of neurological disease and pioneer research has been officially opened.

Unlocking the mysteries of the mind

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Professor Martin Rossor

Like cancer and HIV decades before, the solution to stopping dementia in its tracks has remained stubbornly intransigent. But there is hope.

The race to find a cure for dementia has never been more critical: within ten years there will be around one million people in the UK with this devastating condition – many of whom will spend their last few years severely impaired and dependent on others for care.

The NHNN and UCL Institute of Neurology are at the research epicentre and have recently been awarded grants totaling over £30 million.

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