Institute Director, Professor Kaarin Anstey, invited to speak at the World Dementia Council Summit as a leading expert in dementia research.
UNSW Ageing Futures Institute member Professor Lisa Keay, was recently awarded funding from the Australian Federal Government, Road Safety Innovation Fund of $349,204.
Australia’s first Ageism Awareness Day, an opportunity to highlight the existence of ageism and its impact in Australia.
This week is Dementia Action Week, a time to raise awareness about dementia, provide support for people living with dementia and celebrate those who care for them.
Healthy ageing and microbiome researchers are seeking more than 150 Sydney-based older adults, aged 60-70 years, for a trial testing whether taking dietary supplements can help improve frailty and inflammation.
UNSW Sydney scientists are using new technologies to provide new insights on day-to-day activities of research participants.
A Call for Action: Prioritising the Career Development of Early and Mid-Career Researchers in Dementia
Dr Lidan Zheng and her collaborators from the International Research Network on Dementia Prevention (IRNDP), recently published their research highlighting the issues faced by early and mid-career researchers (EMCRs) in dementia and the importance of capacity building given that the ageing population and dementia is a growing health concern.
The health benefits of intergenerational activity, such as reducing frailty, will be assessed by UNSW researchers.