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Leading dementia researcher, Professor Claire Surr, was awarded a £155,000 grant in 2018 to examine ways to improve cancer treatment and care for people who are living with both cancer and dementia.

Published on 04 Feb 2020

A team of researchers from Leeds Beckett University’s Centre for Dementia Research, led by Professor Surr, were the first researchers to profile the size and demographics of the population of people with cancer and dementia from a large dataset of GP records.

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