Professor Martin Orrell, FRCPsych PhD is Director of the Institute of Mental Health, University of Nottingham. Until February 2015 he was Professor of Ageing and Mental Health at University College London and Director of Research and Development at North East London Foundation Trust. He is a Visiting Professor at City University and Honorary Professor at the University of Liverpool. He is Chair of the Memory Services National Accreditation Panel (MSNAP) and a member of the Prime Ministers Challenge on Dementia Research Group. He has been awarded 5 major dementia grants totalling £11 million on psychosocial interventions for dementia care and is co-applicant on a further £9 million. He has published over 200 academic papers. He is a Board member of both INTERDEM and the International Psychogeriatric Association. In 2014 he was elected President of the European Association of Geriatric Psychiatry. He is Editor of the journal Aging & Mental Health.
2012-2016 NIHR - Programme Grant £2,019,344
Valuing Active Life In Dementia (VALID)
2014-2018 ESRC/NIHR Dementia 2012
Promoting Independence in Dementia (PRIDE) £3,686,671
2014-2019 NIHR - Programme Grant £1,978,647
Achieving Quality and Effectiveness in Dementia Using Crisis Teams (AQUEDUCT)
2012-2017 NIHR - Programme Grant £1,998,595
Effective home care support in dementia: components , impact and costs of tertiary prevention
2014-2017 Joint Programme Neurodegenerative Diseases (EU) Euro 1.199.819
Adaptive Implementation and Validation of the positively evaluated Meeting Centres Support
Programme for people with dementia and their carers in Europe
2014-2017 Joint Programme Neurodegenerative Diseases (EU) Euro 2.089.378
Access to Timely Formal Care ACTIF Care.
HANNE METTE RIDDER, ORII MCDERMOTT and MARTIN ORRELL, 2017. Translation and adaptation procedures for music therapy outcome instruments Nordic Journal of Music Therapy. DI LORITO, C., BIRT, L., POLAND, F., POLAND, F., CSIPKE, E., GOVE, D. and DIAZ-PONCE, A., 2017. A synthesis of the evidence on peer-research with potentially vulnerable adults: how this relates to dementia International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. ORRELL, M., YATES, L., LEUNG, P., KANG, S., HOARE, Z., WHITAKER, C., BURNS, A., KNAPP, M., LEROI, I., MONIZ-COOK, E., PEARSON, S., SIMPSON, S., SPECTOR, A., ROBERTS, S., RUSSELL, I., DE WAAL, H., WOODS, R.T. and ORGETA, V., 2017. The impact of individual Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (iCST) on cognition, quality of life, caregiver health, and family relationships in dementia: A randomised controlled trial PLOS MEDICINE. 14(3), e1002269 - e1002269
KHONDOKER, M, RAFNSSON, S.B, MORRIS, S., ORRELL, M. and STEPTOE, A., 2017. Positive and Negative Experiences of Social Support and Risk of Dementia in Later Life: An Investigation Using the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing JOURNAL OF ALZHEIMERS DISEASE. 58(1), 99-108