Professor Tom Dening

Professor Tom Dening 
School of Medicine 
+44 (0) 115 748 4230, +44 (0)115 823 0433

Expertise summary

Professor Dening is the head of the Centre for Dementia in the Institute of Mental Health at Nottingham. With over 20 years experience as a Consultant in Old Age Psychiatry, he is currently an Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist with Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust. Extensive NHS management and leadership experience, including participation in NHS Top Leaders programme and a member of the Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management.

Professor Denning specialises in; Older people's mental health. Dementia - clinical problems, diagnosis, treatment, support for people with dementia and their carers, services and national policy on dementia. Older people and care homes. Other mental health problems in older people including depression, bipolar disorder and suicide.

Previous media experience includes appearance on BBC Radio Nottingham, in the Time, Daily Mail and the Telegraph. 

More information about Professor Dening can be found on his website and via the blog he contributes to. 

Consultancy and Research:  Professor John Dening is happy to explore opportunities to undertake consultancy and research work with external organisations.

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