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UK Dementia Research Institute appoints Chairman Mr William Rucker

7 December 2017

Mr William Rucker has been appointed to the role of Chairman for the UK Dementia Research Institute (UK DRI). As Chairman of the UK DRI Board, Mr Rucker will lead its collective responsibility for the effective governance and development of the UK DRI.

Placing the UK at the forefront of mental health research

7 December 2017

Today, the government publishes its Framework for Mental Health Research, a document which the MRC has helped to shape along with other public and charity funders of mental health research.

Virtual 360° tour of MRC Harwell mouse house wins openness award

6 December 2017

MRC Harwell is one of five winners of an Openness Award from Understanding Animal Research, for encouraging the widespread sharing of best practice in animal research communications.

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