Velandai is an NHMRC Practitioner Fellow, and has been the recipient of continuous fellowships from the NHMRC and the Heart Foundation over the past 10 years. His program of research spans several aspects of ageing health. His primary interest is in the study of risk factors and mechanisms underlying dementia, particularly with respect to vascular and metabolic health. He has also led the field in the study of the impact of brain ageing on impaired mobility and the risk of falls, and in the link between brain ageing, gait and cognition. He actively collaborates in large scale initiatives in the genetics of brain ageing and risk stratification for the secondary prevention of stroke.Read more about Velandai Srikanth's research
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A link between gait and dementia
There's far more to the way we walk than we first thought, including it being a possible early indicator of dementia.