PhD student, Amy Jenkins, was awarded the prize of 'Best Young Researcher' for her presentation entitled, 'Computer Based Measures of Attentional Function in Ageing and Dementia'.

Every participant in the Young Researchers Forum at the 2nd International Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia in Valencia, Spain competed for the Young Researcher Awards, which were awarded to the best paper presenters. Amy's presentation was of a study conducted as research development group within Swansea University, funded by the BTG Seed Corn Fund. The research team consisted of Amy Jenkins (PhD student), Professor Andrea Tales (Principal Investigator), Stephen Lindsay, Parisa Eslambolchilar, Monika Hare and Ian Thornton.