National Innovation Centre for Ageing



  • The Power of Partnership

    Newcastle University today celebrates the individuals, communities, businesses and organisations that play a critical role in shaping our teaching and research and bringing real value to what we do.

    published on: 17 May 2019

  • Newcastle expert in ageing named among Nation’s Lifesavers

    A leading academic from Newcastle University has today been recognised for her exceptional contribution to keeping the nation healthy.

    published on: 16 May 2019

  • Top health scientist recognised with Fellowship

    Professor Mary Herbert, Professor of Reproductive Biology at Newcastle University has been elected as a Fellow to the Academy of Medical Sciences.

    published on: 8 May 2019

  • Think you should slow down as you get older? Think again!

    Muscle strengthening exercises are important for building bone strength and preventing osteoporosis, but new research shows that even just 10,000 steps a day can help to keep bones strong.

    published on: 25 April 2019

  • €50 million digital monitoring project to prevent disease

    A European project aims to develop a system of small sensors worn on the body so that how well you walk, a vital sign of health and wellbeing, can be monitored and assessed during your daily routine.

    published on: 11 April 2019

  • Tyneside house has starring role on BBC

    A Newcastle University manager’s house has the starring role in the new BBC Two series, A House Through Time.

    published on: 8 April 2019

  • A soft spot for stem cells helps cornea healing

    New research reveals a potential revolutionary way to treat eye injuries and prevent blindness – by softening the tissue hosting the stem cells which then helps repair wounds, inside the body.

    published on: 3 April 2019

  • NHS dental budget needs reform to meet patients’ needs

    Routine scaling and polishing of teeth should be stopped as the NHS dental budget would be better spent elsewhere, experts warn.

    published on: 2 April 2019

  • Elite Business School’s success with top accreditation

    Newcastle University Business School has again been given the stamp of approval by the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS), the highest standard of achievement in business education.

    published on: 29 March 2019

  • Cities under pressure

    Cities to swelter as planners face unenviable trade-off between tackling climate change and quality of life, new research has shown.

    published on: 28 March 2019

  • Ageing exhibition launches this month

    A collaborative exhibition from the National Innovation Centre for Ageing and The Age of No Retirement, as part of The Great Exhibition of the North, at The Witham Art Gallery, Barnard Castle, September 4th – October 6th 2018

    published on: 3 September 2018

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