Enhancing our understanding of later life

The British Society of Gerontology provides a multidisciplinary forum for researchers and other individuals interested in the situations of older people, and in how knowledge about ageing and later life can be enhanced and improved. BSG is a registered charitable company and is the professional organisation representing gerontologists in Britain.
Join BSG
Discover the benefits of membership
About BSG
Find out more about what we do
Emerging Researchers in Ageing
Join our ERA Group
Jobs
List of lastest career opportunities
Twitter
Tweets by @britgerontology
Follow BSG on twitter
Blog
Jun 2018
BSG Technology & Ageing Special Interest Group (SIG)
Technology & Ageing SIG Meeting Wednesday 4th July 11.30-12.30 The use of technology and digital devices are pivotal in the …

Continue reading

May 2018
“She’s Back”! All you need to know.
This is a review for a very important book that was published May 24th. It’s about getting women back into …

Continue reading

Apr 2018
47th British Society of Gerontology Annual Conference, Manchester, 4th – 6th July 2018
Register Now Early Bird registration deadlines are fast approaching – you will need to register by 26th April to secure …

Continue reading

View Age Issues Blog
Ageing Issues
The blog
Ageing & Society
The Journal
Generations Review
The Newsletter
Ageing Bites
BSG on YouTube
BSG Events
Find out about BSG events
Follow us
Engage with us on Twitter, LinkedIn & Facebook

Dr Paul Nash, Lecturer, Centre For Innovative Ageing at Swansea University talks about the importance of Gerontology

Gerontology: What is it and why is it important?

The 47th

BSG Annual Conference

4 - 6 July 2018
The University of Manchester

Register Now

Winning Photos from Photocrowd and the British Society of Gerontology

Ageing: the bigger picture
News
12 June 2018
Professor Sarah Harper has been appointed Commander of the British Empire (CBE) for her services to the science of demography in this year's Queen's Birthday Honours List.
08 June 2018
The Centre for Applied Dementia Studies at the University of Bradford is now recruiting for the new MSc Advanced Dementia Studies starting in September 2018
26 April 2018
We are very pleased to share the news that congratulations are due to a number of UK social gerontologists: Liz Lloyd, Judith Phillips, Alisoun Milne and Jane Falkingham. We are delighted to see this recognition of our discipline and of course recognition of their work, impact and standing.
26 April 2018
BSG Member Paul Cann is seeking exchanges of knowledge and information on the role and impact of creative arts and cultural participation in reducing loneliness. This is Paul’s request.
Jobs
Deadline: 31 December 2018
The Centre for innovative Ageing at Swansea University
Deadline: 12 July 2018
Newcastle University
Deadline: 06 July 2018
University of Hull
Deadline: 05 July 2018
Association for Dementia Studies at the University of Worcester
Deadline: 02 July 2018
Institute of Public Health in Ireland
Deadline: 02 July 2018
Institute of Public Health in Ireland