The group's mission is to empower and enable patient and public involvement in dementia research


SYDEM RAG currently has members from a variety of backgrounds, united by the common goal of fighting Dementia. Members meet 4 times a year on a quarterly basis at the Sheffield Institute of Translational Neuroscience.

There are currently 15 members in the group who gather to review research that is presented to them by researchers interested in undertaking studies in the field of Dementia.


How to join

We always welcome new members so if you would like to find out more please email


Full members are invited to attend quarterly face to face meetings and will get monthly updates via email or letter about group activities. There is also the facility to Skype in if the individual is unable to attend the meeting in person.