Institute for Ageing

Event Items

'Museums, health and wellbeing: reflections on impacts and methods

Hosted by the Media, Culture and Heritage Group, this event is a mix of practitioners and researchers who will share their findings and reflect on developing methodologies to research the impact of museum-focused activities for audiences with dementia.

Date/Time: Friday 27th January 2017, 3-5pm

Venue: 2.90 Armstrong Building, Newcastle University.

The event will feature Dr Bruce Davenport, Prof Andrew Newman (both Newcastle Univrsity) and Dr Nuala Morse (UCL/Manchester University) with Zoe Brown (TWAM). 

The team will share findings from research related to museum-focussed activities for audiences with dementia. For more details about the project and the read full abstracts, please visit the Media, Culture and Heritage blog

The event is free and no registration is required. Refreshments will be provided, and a drinks reception will follow.

Everyone is most welcome - so please feel free to attend and share with anyone you think may be interested.