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Nov 2018
Researching ageing: key issues for research methods in gerontology
Researching ageing: key issues for research methods in gerontology : University of Southampton, 8th November 2018 (with Dr Rebekah Luff & Dr …

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Nov 2018
#TalkCreativeAgeing Research Seminar Series 18/19
The University of Derby’s Creative Ageing Research Cluster (Arts & Health Centre of Excellence) has been running since 2016 . …

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Oct 2018
So Why Should We Care About Age, Appearance, and Beauty?
Baby Boomers, Age and Beauty begins with this anecdote: My dinner companion looked up from her plate and questioned why …

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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 48th

BSG Annual Conference

10 - 12 July 2019
The University of Liverpool 

Registration open soon

Winning Photos from Photocrowd and the British Society of Gerontology

Ageing: the bigger picture
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08 November 2018
'How to Write a 4* Paper' with Professor Alison Bowes Recording
08 November 2018
Policy Press will have a display at the upcoming Gerontological Society of America Conference in Boston 14th – 18th November.
28 October 2018
Mim Bernard - Professor of Social Gerontology - is leaving Keele University and we'd love you to join with us in wishing her well in the next stage...
10 October 2018
The forthcoming special issue - Creating Age-friendly Communities: Housing and Technology. This special issue will be published in the MDPI journal Healthcare.
05 October 2018
Abstract submission and registration is now open for the BSG Annual Conference 2109 in Liverpool
Jobs
Deadline: 31 December 2018
The Centre for innovative Ageing at Swansea University
Deadline: 31 August 2018
Nanyang Technical University
Deadline: 02 July 2018
Institute of Public Health in Ireland
Deadline: 02 July 2018
Institute of Public Health in Ireland
Deadline: 22 June 2018
Institute of Public Health in Ireland
Deadline: 16 April 2018
London College of Fashion, University of the Arts and Dementia Research Centre, Institute of Neurology, University College Lond