Ageing research matters MICRA is bridging the the gap between academic research, policy and practice. Connect Events MICRA runs a programme of seminars and events through the academic year. News Catch up with the latest MICRA news. Newsletter Sign up to receive our fortnightly newsletter. About us Our people MICRA is a vibrant network of around 2,000 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. Discover Publications Our research outputs Collaborate Partner with us Contact us Get in touch 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 UK Network of Age-friendly Cities An affiliated member of the World Health Organization's Global Network. 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.