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New Project: Dynamics of Japan’s ageing prison populations.

Exciting new 18 month project reseraching the 'Dynamics of Japan’s ageing prison populations', has been funded by the Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation. The Project team includes: ...


Journal of Population Ageing. Volume 9 Number 3 is now available online.

We are pleased to announce that the Journal of Population Ageing. Volume 9 Number 3 is now available online. This issue includes papers: How Equitable is Health Care Utilization Among Olde...


Eli Crespo | Universidad Mayor de San Andres, La Paz, Bolivia, passes away

It was with deep sadness that I learned of the sudden and most untimely death of my colleague Eli Crespo from the Universidad Mayor de San Andres, La Paz, Bolivia. I first met Eli at our LARNA conf...


Dr Pamela Irwin and Dr George Leeson to present at the 2016 GSA Annual Scientific Meeting to be held in November in New Orleans.

Dr Pamela Irwin & Dr George W. Leeson to present: "Late middle-aged, single women and the risk of homelessness in rural Australia." In 2011, one in 200 people in Australia were ...


Congratulations to former Institute visitors Yongjie Yon and Dr Younga Kim on recent career and funding successes

In June 2016 Yongjie Yon  started as a Technical Officer in the World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe in the division of Non-Communicable Diseases and Promoting Health through t...


Dr George Leeson lectures at IARU Summer School

The IARU (International Alliance of Research Universities) Summer School “Interdisciplinary Aspects of Healthy Ageing” was held at the University of Copenhagen, July 4th – July 24...


Future of an Ageing Population - Foresight Report Now Published

The Foresight Programme in the Government Office for Sceince (GO Science) has now published the final report on  Future of an Ageing Population.   The Foresight Programme has undert...


Creative Dementia Arts Network (CDAN)

Kate Hamblin provided a workshop on evaluation at the Creative Dementia Arts Network (CDAN) event ‘Becoming a Creative Dementia Arts Professional’. The event was the final workshop of C...


SOCIETY-HEALTH-WELFARE-2016 International Conference

SOCIETY-HEALTH- WELFARE 6th international Interdisciplinary Scientific Conference ‘Living in the World of Diversity: Social Transformations, Innovations, Solutions’ will be held in Riga...


EAST Network 2016 Workshop

The 2nd EAST Research Network workshop was held in Budapest in June 10-11 2016. The two day workshop on ‘Long Term Care, Spatial Planning and Public Policy in Central and Eastern Europe&rsquo...


Dr Jaco Hoffman (10 June - Life Begins at 100) and Professor Sarah Harper (11 June - Who Wants to Live Forever) events at The Times Cheltenham Science Festival

Join Dr Hoffman and Professor Harper at the The Times Cheltenham Science Festival this weekend.   Dr Jaco Hoffman discusses the personal, social and global impacts that come with us...


'How Population Change will Transform our World' Prof Sarah Harper presents at the Hay Festival

Sunday 5th June 2016 at 4pm. How Population Change Will Transform Our World Professor Sarah Harper looks at population trends to highlight the key issues facing us in the coming decades, incl...


Five ways to survive a three-generation household | Professor Sarah Harper speaks to BBC News Magazine and BBC Radio Scotland

Professor Sarah Harper speaks on the Kaye Adams Programme, BBC Radio Scotland about Intergenerational Households, Tuesday 31st May 2016 9.00-12.00. Five ways to survive a three-generation househ...


New collaboration between The Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development of Malaysia and the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing

A delegation from The Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development of Malaysia visited the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing on 18 May, 2016. We were very delighted to welcome the Malays...


6th LARNA Conference

The 6th LARNA (Latin American Research Network on Ageing) Conference will be held at the State University of Ponta Grossa, Brazil, from 4 to 6 October 2016. The Latin America Research Network on...