Uncovering neurodegenerative insights through ethnic diversity

Uncovering neurodegenerative insights through ethnic diversity

A global platform for research on neuroimaging of neurodegenerative diseases inclusive of populations from currently underrepresented regions.

Low field MRI update

Our build is nearly ready!  Dr. Josh Harper, from UPA – La Universidad Paraguayo Alemana, visited the Netherlands in January for some last minute discussions and to pick up some important parts to finalize the low field scanner he is building with us in Paraguay. He...

AAIC 2023

We were privileged this year to welcome you all to the Netherlands for the AAIC. We had an amazing time connecting, and reconnecting, with many of you from all over the world. Our booth this year was a little more diverse with the addition of our low-field MRI magnet...

Let’s be UNITED at the AAIC 2022

After 2 years of attending the AAIC online, we’ll finally be able to meet each other in person (again) and we are very excited! You can find us at booth 420.

South America update – Chile

The final destination of our South America trip was Chile. Read the full update here!

South America update – Bolivia

After an amazing time in Peru, we travelled to Bolivia for a couple of days. Read the full update about our visit in Bolivia here!

South America update – Peru part 2

In Arequipa, Peru, we had the wonderful opportunity to give an interactive workshop and discussion on brain image analysis at the Universidad Católica San Pablo. Read the full update here!

First week in South America

Only one week in South America and already so many interesting meetings with new collaborators! Read the full update here.

Nos vamos a América del Sur!

Exciting news! The UNITED Consortium team will be visiting Peru, Bolivia, and Chile from the end of February till April.

Tavia receives grant for women in science!

We can proudly announce that our chief of imaging, Tavia Evans, has received the Incentive Grant for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math 2021 from NWO (The Dutch Research Council).

Newsletter December

Webinar online, UNITED goes Spanish, new team members and a grant for our chief of imaging. Read our latest newsletter here!




Our collaborators

The aim of the UNITED consortium is to be a global platform for research on neurodegeneration that is inclusive of populations from currently underrepresented countries, including South America, Africa and Asia. It’s abbreviation – UNITED – underlines our position in bridging a divided world.
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