Ageing research matters MICRA is bridging the the gap between academic research, policy and practice. Research Themes Eight specialist themes encompass the range of our expertise on ageing. Research projects Showcasing some of the exciting projects being undertaken. Funding Our research is supported by Seedcorn funding and European funding. Featured projects fRaill: Fraility, Resilience And Inequality in Later Life Exploring the causal processes relating to wellbeing and frailty in later life. Older People’s Understandings of Sexuality (OPUS) Exploring the realities of older people's personal lives and challenging stereotypes. The International Network on Population Ageing and Urbanisation (INPAU) A network to promote active ageing in urban environments through high quality research. Discover Events Our upcoming events Collaborate Partner with us Contact us Get in touch About us Our people MICRA is a vibrant network of around 1,000 members with an interest in research on ageing. Our aims We're committed to research which supports our ageing population. Support We help researchers to increase their knowledge, make connections, and secure funding.