Wednesday 21 August 2019

Blog: Lauren Walker reports on the 2019 International Lewy Body Dementia Conference (ILBD)

Lauren Walker, currently a Research Associate with the Neurodegenerative Pathology Research Group in Newcastle's Institute of Neuroscience and a previous BRC-funded doctoral student, shares her experience of attending this forum for research scientists, clinicians, and other health care professionals working in the field of dementia with lewy bodies.

As an early career researcher it was an invaluable experience to hear the emerging research from world leaders in the field. A wide range of topics were discussed, including clinical challenges, biomarker development, and the complexity of co-morbidities in DLB… [read the full piece]