OKtoASK blue‘Ok to ask’ is about saying it’s ok to ask your doctor about research you could take part in, and encouraging you to get involved.

You can ask expert guest panellists any research related questions about Dementias and neurodegeneration on Twitter; at the ‘Ok to ask’ hour on Wednesday 6 May, 8-9pm. Please put it in your diaries!

To submit your questions please tweet with the hashtag #oktoaskhour.

The panelists are confirmed as:

  • Dr Adam Gordon, Consultant & Honorary Associate Professor in Medicine of Older People in Nottingham, UK. Honorary Secretary of the British Geriatrics Society.  @adamgordon1978
  • Nichola Verstraelen, Lead Dementia Research Nurse, Award winners in clinical research nursing dementia. Team Lancashire – Nursing Times 2014 @nicholaverstra1
  • Wendy Mitchell, Living well with Dementia, a Join Dementia Research champion, and blogger (https://whichmeamitoday.wordpress.com) @WendyPMitchell
  • Dr Laura Phipps, Science Communications Manager from Alzheimer’s Research UK @ARUKnews

JDR_cmykOf course you can already express your interest in dementia research by signing up to ‘Join dementia research’, where you can find studies that match your information and connect with researchers.