A recent meeting hosted by the Dementia Innovation Hub at Newcastle University brought together academics and health practitioners who discussed ‘Dementia and Incontinence’.
published on: 30 November 2016
Dr Matt Flynn will use the funding to address challenges and opportunities for older workers in the UK
The National Innovation Centre for Ageing will launch the innovation platform, designed to solve real challenges in ageing, in July.
published on: 20 June 2017
This month we meet Bethany Bareham, PhD Student in the Institute for Health and Society.
published on: 15 June 2017
Applications for project funding are invited from researchers within Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and the Faculty of Medical Sciences, Newcastle University
published on: 21 June 2017
This month we meet Dr Silvia Del Din, Research associate in the Institute of Neuroscience.
published on: 13 July 2017
Thomas von Zglinicki has received the highest honour of the British Society for Research on Ageing (BSRA); the Lord Cohen of Birkenhead Medal for services to gerontology.
published on: 14 July 2017
The National Innovation Centre for Ageing (NICA) has launched a new innovation platform designed to solve real challenges in ageing.
published on: 17 July 2017
Between July and September this year, five Newcastle University postgraduate students will attend free Summer Schools in Europe as part of our relationship that we have in place with EIT Health.
published on: 17 July 2017
Take part in our UK-wide survey to uncover the most important research subjects for people aged 80 and over, living with more than one condition.
published on: 18 July 2017
A number of researchers from the Institute for Ageing represented Newcastle University at the IAGG 2017 World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics this year.
published on: 28 July 2017
The North East’s iconic Millennium Bridge lit up to mark World Alzheimer’s Day.
published on: 25 September 2017
published on: 6 October 2017
Dr Sophie Cassidy is a clinical exercise physiologist (ACSM) interested in using lifestyle behaviours for the prevention and management of cardio-metabolic diseases. She gives us an overview of her role in the latest BBC series on ageing.
published on: 11 October 2017
Research experts from the NIHR Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) have worked alongside colleagues from Canada and Wales to produce a review on the current approaches to the complex clinical challenge of multimorbidities in the older population.
published on: 8 November 2017
On a recent visit to New Zealand, Thomas Scharf, Professor of Social Gerontology met with senior officials to advise on the country’s future ageing strategy.
published on: 15 November 2017
The Newcastle University Institute for Ageing recently took part in the 8th Annual Alliance for Healthy Aging Conference, held in Groningen
published on: 16 November 2017
We sent Bethany Bareham to the House of Lords for the launch of the 'Calling Time' report
published on: 27 November 2017
Professor Avan Sayer and her team led the first one day meeting of the new Sarcopenia and Frailty Special Interest Group (SIG) as part of the British Geriatrics Society (BGS) Autumn Meeting.
published on: 1 December 2017
The Lewy Body society have collaborated with researchers at Newcastle University and the NHS Alliance to create a short film on dementia with Lewy bodies
published on: 7 December 2017
Voice North, based at Newcastle University, is offering a free online course aimed at providing the tools to involve the public in your research.
published on: 10 January 2018
At a fantastic event for the public, researchers from Newcastle announced the top ten priorities for the James Lind Alliance Priority Setting Partnership (PSP) in Multiple Conditions in Later Life.
published on: 15 May 2018
Newly appointed Professor of Clinical Trials in Older People, Miles Witham has been honoured by the Worshipful Society of Apothecaries for his contribution to older people’s medicine.
published on: 15 June 2018