Our expert contributors

Professor June Andrews OBE FRCN FCGI MA LLB RMN RGN

Professor Andrews is a dementia specialist and adviser to the Dementia Services Development Trust. After a long career in the NHS, academia and government, June now works as a consultant to Sedaca Ltd, making life better for people affected by dementia.

She is the author of Dementia the One Stop Guide.


Professor Nick Fox

Nick Fox is Professor of Clinical Neurology at UCL’s Institute of Neurology where he is Director of the Dementia Research Centre. He leads the Dementia Theme of the NIHR UCLH Biomedical Research Centre and is a Group Leader and founder member of the UK Dementia Research Institute.

He is a consultant neurologist at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery where he runs a specialist cognitive clinic. He has clinical and research interests in young onset and familial dementias and helped set up the first UK support groups for these disorders.

His research focus has been on improving diagnosis and using imaging and biomarkers to accelerate the search for effective therapies. 

He has received a number of awards including the 2017 Weston Brain Institute International Outstanding Achievement Award, the 2018 Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh Alexander Morison Medal and the 2022 Grand Prix European for Alzheimer’s research. He is listed as one of Clarivate’s Highly Cited Researchers.