Join us and help support stroke survivors and their family by taking part in Southampton’s biggest running event of the year. There are three distances to choose from, which one will you choose to conquer stroke?
The Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run 10k returns to the heart of Manchester on Sunday 20 May 2018. Join Team Stroke and thousands of runners for this celebrated 10k, now in its 16th year. This is a special day in the sporting calendar and demonstrates the spirit, determination and togetherness of the city. All athletic abilities welcome.
Join Team Stroke for the 2018 Bath Half Marathon and be part of one of the longest established and most popular city centre road events in the UK. This flat, fast course goes through the heart of the historic city centre of Bath, straddling both sides of the river Avon, and with an atmosphere that’s second to none!
Read case studies of just some of the people we helped in 2016/17.
Vascular dementia is the 2nd leading cause of dementia in the UK and there are currently no proven treatments. A new study at the University of Southampton is now investigating whether a failure of fluid drainage along the walls of blood vessels in the brain is a cause of vascular dementia.
Our annual Keynote Lecture showcases some of the latest advancements being made in stroke research.
This year’s Keynote Lecture was delivered by Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell, President and Vice-Chancellor of The University of Manchester. Professor Rothwell is one of the UK’s leading neuroscientists whose research focuses on inflammation in brain disease, especially stroke.
In partnership with Alzheimer's Society and the British Heart Foundation, we are delighted to announce our funding of three new awards in vascular dementia research. This constitutes a combined investment of £2.2 million into a key area of unmet need.
Our Keynote Lecture showcases the latest advancements being made in stroke research.
This year’s lecture will be delivered by Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell, President and Vice-Chancellor of The University of Manchester. Professor Rothwell is one of the UK’s leading neuroscientists whose research focusses on inflammation in brain disease, especially stroke.
The first day of the European Stroke Organisation Conference (ESOC) 2017 in Prague included some truly inspiring scientific sessions. These included reporting from the DAWN study which suggests that more patients could be able to receive mechanical thrombectomy after stroke.