Shortlisted for the Royal Society Science Book Prize 2017, In Pursuit of Memory is a compelling insider’s account of the global epidemic affecting millions worldwide, Alzheimer's. Neuroscientist Joseph Jebelli’s incredible writing illuminates why he feels so hopeful of a cure.

Part of our NHS at 70 events.
The National Health Service is 70 years old. Partly in celebration, and partly in gratitude for this remarkable institution, we’ve invited some wonderful writers whose wealth of first-hand experience within the NHS has provided them with excellent material and profound insights: some intensely thought-provoking, others deeply moving and at least one extremely funny.