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2015_MT_John GallacherJOHN GALLACHER PhD AFBPsS CPsychol FFPH

Director, MRC Dementias Platform UK

Profesor of Cognitive Health, University of Oxford


Professor John Gallacher is the principal investigator and Director of the MRC-funded Dementias Platform UK (DPUK), Professor of Cognitive Health at the University of Oxford and Honorary Professor at Cardiff University. He is also the principal investigator for the Caerphilly Prospective Study and has developed the study’s focus on ageing and dementia.

As member of the UK Biobank Steering Group, he leads on cognitive and psychological assessment. He is a visiting Professor to Imperial College London and Honorary Professor at the University of Hong Kong. Professor Gallacher is also Chair of the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC) Scientific Advisory Board.


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