Newcastle University carries out world-class research into ageing. We have the largest number of academics working on this key area in Europe, and many of them are based on this campus.
Research is led by the Newcastle University Institute for Ageing (NUIA) and we focus on:
Our campus for ageing and vitality is a purpose-built campus on the site of the former Newcastle General Hospital in the west end of the city.
The campus is part of the Science City initiative, in which we are a lead partner. It is home to state-of-the-art facilities such as:
The campus will bring the business and volunteer sector and the public into much closer contact with our research by creating one campus where activities aimed at helping us stay healthy and active can co-exist.
Find out more about the campus on the NUIA website.