Recognizes exceptional investigators who have made significant advances in accelerating the development of therapeutics for neurodegenerative diseases of aging through translational research. This year the £25,000 award was given to a researcher based in the UK.
Professor Nick Fox was awarded the 2017 Weston Brain Institute International Outstanding Achievement Award. Professor Fox has made outstanding contributions to the development of neuroimaging techniques for the detection, differential diagnosis, and monitoring of disease progression in neurodegenerative dementias. The neuroimaging tools he has developed have become the academic and industry standard for tracking response to therapy in Alzheimer’s disease clinical trials.
Read more about the presentation of the award to Professor Nick Fox in our press release.
The Institute would like to thank the members of the review panel for their contributions of time and expertise.
Dr. Neil Buckholtz (Weston Brain Institute Advisor)
Dr. Philip Scheltens (Award Jury Chair, Weston Brain Institute Advisor)