Professor of Psychiatry of Older People, UCL

Caregivers of people with dementia-prevalence of psychological ill health, determinants, interventions, coping strategies

End of life care in care homes

Agitation and neuropsychiatric symptoms in dementia

Drug trials in dementia

Multidisciplinary teams in chronic diseases esp memory clinics

Ethnic elders -prevalence of mental health problems,access to services

Neuropsychiatric symptoms in dementia- prevalence and management

Elder abuse in dementia- prevalence, detection, determinants, management, views of elder abuse.
RCTs for cognitive symptoms of dementia

Quality of life in dementia -psychometrics and determinants

Depression in dementia- prevalence, covariates and management

THE LASER-AD study: The course and determinants of Alzheimer's Disease- vascular risk, succesful ageing; anxiety, depression and coping for carers, effect of antipsychotics in AD; neuropsychiatric symptoms-prevalence and natural history; depression and exercise in AD, quality of life in AD.

Successful ageing in cognitive adversity

Incapacity and carers making choices in dementia

Experience

  • –present
    Professor, UCL