James Pickett Dr James Pickett is the Head of Research at Alzheimer's Society.

Dr James Pickett, Head of Research at Alzheimer's Society, has been working in the area of dementia research for six years. He has a broad knowledge of the dementia research landscape, both in the UK and overseas in particular covering biomedical research, trials and treatment and prevention approaches. James has a positive outlook for progress in dementia research and that new treatments may be found in the next 5 years. James has a PhD for University of Cambridge and has also worked in the area of diabetes. James lives with his with and son in Hertfordshire and enjoys running.