On Monday 13 March 2023 we will be holding a full day for early career researchers with sessions designed to support those at the early stages in the dementia research field.

You can register for the Early Careers Day along with the Research Conference.

Visit our registration page for more details.

Early Career Day programme committee

The Early Careers Day programme has been formed by researchers from the Alzheimer’s Research UK Scotland and North Network Centres.

  • Dr Zara Franklin (Chair) – University of Aberdeen
  • Inga Schmidt – University of Aberdeen
  • Philip Hoffman – University of Aberdeen
  • Abdullah Al-Ani – University of Aberdeen
  • Dr Fiona McLean – University of Dundee
  • Tabitha Broadbelt – University of Edinburgh
  • Dr Claire Durrant – University of Edinburgh
  • Dr Paul Baxter – University of Edinburgh
  • Dr Conor McQuaid – University of Edinburgh
  • Dr Josie Fullerton – University of Glasgow
  • Dr Lauren Walker – Newcastle University
  • Dr Daniel Erskine – Newcastle University

Early Career Day Programme

While we are finalising the day’s programme, please take a look at the programme from the Early Careers Day 2022. Session topics ranged from grant application, publishing, to mental health.

Early Careers Day Networking event

Join us for an evening of networking with your fellow Early Career Researchers at the fabulous Soul Bar Aberdeen on Monday 13 March 2023. Food and a welcome drink will be included in the ticket price with more activities to be confirmed. Ticket price is £20 (excl. VAT) and you can only attend this if you purchase an in-person ticket for the Early Careers Day.