The Writing


  1. A Culture Shock to the System. (May, 2016). BPS The Psychologist, 29, pp. 390-393.


  1. Workforce Diversity: Let’s talk about race. (April, 2019). eLife Community.


  1. Almost There: Dementia,  South Asians and the PhD Journey. (March, 2019). Birmingham Early Career Research Academic Group.
  2. Whether dementia discriminates or not, addressing it definitely does. (Oct, 2018). Research Hive.
  3. Inside the DClinPsy: Snippets from an Assistant’s Psychologist’s Group. (Oct, 2018). Dementia Researcher.
  4. Avoiding gibberish when assessing for dementia. (Nov, 2017). MRC Insight.
  5. A love affair with science writing. (Oct, 2017). University of Manchester Doctoral Academy.
  6. What makes me passionate about communicating my research. (Oct, 2017). NIHR School for Primary Care Research.
  7. Going up: How to give an elevator pitch. (Sept, 2017). NIHR School for Primary Care Research.


Cultural Validation paperCultural validation of the Addenbrooke’s Cognitive Examination Version III Urdu for the British Urdu speaking population: a qualitative assessment using cognitive interviewing

Nadine Mirza, Maria Pangioti and Waquas  Waheed.

BMJ Open (2018) 8(12)

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Dementia in UK South Asians: a scoping review of the literature

Amy Blakemore, Cassandra Kenning, Nadine Mirza, Gavin Daker-White, Maria Panagioti and Waquas Waheed

BMJ Open (2018) 8(4)


Reporting of the translation and cultural adaptation procedures of the Addenbrooke’s Cognitive Examination Version III (ACE-III) and its predecessors: a systematic review

Nadine Mirza, Maria Panagioti, M. Wali Waheed and Waquas Waheed

BMC Medical Research Methodology (2017) 17:141