Professor emeritus, University of Stirling

Professor June Andrews FRCN, author of "Dementia - the One-stop Guide" was Director of the Dementia Services Development Centre (DSDC) in the School of Applied Social Science at the University of Stirling.

The DSDC devised and implemented interventions to drive change in clinician behaviour and health and social care organisations in order to shape and achieve the ambitions of national dementia strategies in the UK and beyond.

She is recognised leader in the world wide movement to improve services for people with dementia and their carers. She received a Founders Award of the British American Project where she is a Fellow, and was awarded the Robert Tiffany Award by the Nursing Standard for her international work.

She has considerable experience in change management in health services, setting up and directing the Centre for Change and Innovation, in the Scottish Executive Health Department, for three years.

She is a former trade union leader, NHS manager and senior civil servant.


  • 2012–present
    Professor in Dementia Services, University of Stirling
  • 2016–present
    Professor emeritus, University of Stirling
  • 2002–2005
    Chief executive officer, Centre for Change and Innovation


  • 2016
    When Someone You Know Has Dementia,
  • 2016
    Dementia; What You Need to Know,
  • 2015
    Dementia; the One-Stop Guide,

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Nursing
  • Fellow of the British American Project


OBE, Chief Nursing Officers' Lifetime Achievement Award, Health Service Journal top 100 influential clinicians, Fellow of the Royal College of Nursing