Healthy Ageing Across the Life Course

Although ageing is inevitable, everyone’s experiences are different. Throughout our lives, our health and wellbeing are influenced by a complex mix of biological, environmental, socioeconomic and cultural factors.

A key goal of the Positive Ageing Research Institute (PARI) is to understand the contribution and interaction of these determinants that shape our experiences of ageing, and to develop strategies and interventions to improve the quality of life as we age.

We have a number of research projects covering a diverse range of topics relevant to healthy ageing and improving care for older people, which we continue to develop: