Dementia: making the case for social science research
17 Mar 2016
A case study by the Nuffield Council on Bioethics on the ethics of dementia care has been published ...
Dementia, Truth and Rights
14 Nov 2014 by Sarah Walker-Robson
Glasgow 20th-22nd October 2014 – outside, the edge of Hurricane Gonzalo whipping up the River Clyd...
Dementia diagnosis – what happens next?
04 Jul 2014 by Kate Harvey
A man walks into a doctor's surgery. The doctor says, “Sir, you have Alzheimer's disease. Come...
Dementia and Stigma: The Ethical Imperative
06 Feb 2014 by Sarah Walker-Robson
This post is based on a talk given by our Council Member Professor Julian Hughes at “Dementia and ...
Let’s talk (some more) about dementia
17 Jun 2014 by Sarah Walker-Robson
The first report launch I worked on here at the Nuffield Council was the 2009 publication 'Dementi...
Bioethics Briefing Note
The search for a treatment for ageing
10 Jan 2018
This briefing note explores the latest scientific developments in the burgeoning field of ageing research, and identifies the key ethical and social issues raised.