New Professor of Dementia

By Jun.23, 2016

Photograph of Professor Anthea Innes Professor Anthea Innes joined the University of Salford on 13th June as the Coles-Medlock Director at the Salford Institute for Dementia.

Professor Innes previously worked at the Bradford Dementia Group at the University of Bradford, both as a researcher and later as a lecturer. She also completed her PhD at Bradford which, “explored the process of changing the culture of dementia care in three settings”. Later, Professor Innes returned to the University of Stirling, where she had also studied as an undergraduate, and worked as a Research Fellow and Senior Lecturer for a decade before moving to become Professor at Bournemouth University in 2011.


Professor Innes has led on a number of public engagement and dementia awareness projects including (Don’t) Mention Dementia social art project and the BUDI Orchestra. She introduced the first worldwide postgraduate online programme in Dementia Studies in Stirling and oversaw growth from 15-246 students over an eight-year period.

Professor Innes said on her appointment: “ I am delighted to be joining a forward thinking University and working with the team at the Salford Institute for Dementia to take forward an already impressive programme of community based work aimed at improving the lives of those impacted by dementia.”


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  1. Rose Watson says:

    Dear Dr Anthea Innes ,


    I’m honored to invite you to be a part of 11th International Conference on Vascular dementia, an independently organized Neurology event happening in February 15-16, 2019 at Amsterdam,Netherlands.

    Our goal is to bring together bright minds to give talks that are idea-focused, and on a wide range of subjects, to foster learning, inspiration and wonder – and provoke conversations that matter.

    Basing on your expertise we would like to honour you by inviting you to the position of plenary Speaker for Vascular Dementia 2019.

    Scientific Tracks and other informations:

    We believe your voice would be a critical addition to the Vascular Dementia 2019 stage.

    Your presence is very crucial for our conference which will help us to make our conference a memorable one.

    Best regards
    Beaula Watson | Program Manager
    Vascular Dementia 2019 | Neuroscience Conferences
    47 Churchfield Road, London, W3 6AY
    Tel: +44-203-936-3178 Ext 7081

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