MICRA runs a programme of seminars and events through the academic year to support ageing research.
Leading academics present their latest research alongside practitioners, looking at key themes in ageing like 'ageing, transport and mobility', 'creating age-friendly cities' and 'ageing and changing health behaviour'.
Seminars are open to all and attract audiences of up to 100 including researchers, care providers, older people, local government, NHS and the private sector.
For outputs from previous events including film footage, meeting reports, slides, and programmes see our events archive.
MICRA 2019 Annual Lecture on Extending Working Lives: the implications for winners and losers in the changed UK policy landscape
MICRA is pleased to announce Professor Sarah Vickerstaff will be hosting the MICRA 2019 Annual Lecture on Extending Working Lives: the implications for winners and losers in the changed UK policy landscape In policy debates it is commonly claimed that older workers are entering a new period of choice and control with the protection of age disc..
This event will provide the opportunity for dialogue between researchers, policy makers, practitioners and older people working on issues relating to ageing, age-friendly cities and urban change. It will provide practical insights into how urban research can influence policy and practice. Understanding the relationship between population age..
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