Fellows - Living Well with Dementia

The following Fellows work in the priority research area of Living well with dementia, aiming to increase awareness and understanding of rights, needs and experiences of people with dementia living in the community, and ensuring the support of the dignity, independence and self-determination of people with dementia.


Dr Amee Baird
NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellowship
Macquarie University

Can music mend minds? Inviestigating the mechanisms underlying the beneficial effects of music on persons with dementia

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Dr Jamie Bryant
NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellowship
University of Newcastle

Increasing rates of Advance Care Planning for individuals with dementia

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Associate Professor Mariko Carey
Boosting Dementia Research Leadership Fellowship
University of Newcastle

Improving outcomes for community dwelling people with dementia and their support persons

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Dr Amit Lampit
NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellowship 
University of Sydney

Moving Behavioural Neuroscience & Neuroeconomics into Dementia Prevention: Spatial tracking and economic decision-making as new sensitive measures of daily function

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Dr Cristian Leyton-Moscoso
NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellowship
University of New South Wales 

Disentangling aphasic syndromes in Alzheimer's disease      

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Dr Tobias Loetscher
Boosting Dementia Research Leadership Fellowship
University of South Australia      

Visual exploration in dementia              

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Associate Professor Lee-Fay Low
Boosting Dementia Research Leadership Fellowship
University of Sydney      

Rehabilitation for people with dementia           

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Dr Theresa Scott
NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellowship
University of Queensland            

Rolling it out: Targeted translation intervention to improve driving cessation outcomes for people with dementia across metropolitan and regional areas     

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Dr Jeanette Tamplin
NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellowship
University of Melbourne              

Choir participation to improve wellbeing and relationship quality for community-dwelling people with dementia and their primary care-givers

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Dr Morag Taylor
NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellowship
University of New South Wales 

Understanding and preventing physical and cognitive decline and falls in older people with dementia   

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