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Feb 2019
Adult education in the UK – can gerontology keep up?
A serious discussion has started about adult education. No-one looking at the membership of the new Adult Education Commission can …

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Feb 2019
Bursary holders look back on BSG 2018
“Last year there was significant doubt as to whether I would be able to attend the annual conference because of …

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Jan 2019
Introducing #GeroTwitter
Anyone who knows me knows that I love Twitter. The people, journals and organisations that I follow send me links …

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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
16 April 2019
Dr. Gemma Carney is representing the United Kingdom at the Age Council meeting in Brussels.
05 April 2019
Congratulations to Sarah Vickerstaff on her appointment as a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences.
06 February 2019
Dr Martin Hyde has created the #GeroTwitter hashtag for anyone who uses Twitter and is interested in sharing information, opportunities, asking questions, etc. about ageing.
06 February 2019
British Society of Gerontology members receive reduced registration rates at Canadian Association on Gerontology (CAG) Annual Conference.
16 January 2019
For 2019, AGEING BITES is bring re-launched using a new format.