Title of project or programme
Title of PINeuro-enhancement Program for Inequalities in Elder Lives (NIEL)
Principal Investigators of project/programme grant
ProfessorIanRobertsonTrinity College DublinIreland
Address of institution of lead PI
InstitutionTrinity College Dublin
Street AddressCollege Green
  • Ireland
Source of funding information

The Atlantic Philanthropies

Total sum awarded (Euro)


Start date of award


Total duration of award in months


The project/programme is most relevant to
  • Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias

translational neuroscience, cognitive decline, cognitive training, cognitive enhancement, brain stimulation, prevention

Research abstract in English

To develop a new programme for cognitive enhancement and dementia prevention. This initiative aims to shift the paradigm by developing interventions combining external brain stimulation, cognitive training and pharmaceuticals, that can halt or slow cognitive decline especially in high risk, socially disadvantaged populations of older people.

Lay Summary
In which category does this research fall?
  • Clinical research

    Types: Investments > €500k
    Member States: Ireland
    Diseases: Alzheimer's disease & other dementias
    Years: 2011
    Database Categories: N/A
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