Report on the Global Social Initiative on Ageing Strategic Planning
... Undertake cross national and cross regional comparative studies to understand the diversity
and complexity in late life families
Use existing data bases for further study (possibly by postgraduate students) or comparative
The 3 themes also require knowledge transfer:
within the academ ...
AGEING BRAINS AND MINDS, AGEING SENSES AND
... The theme of ageing and alienation has not been the center of study in Indian novels but this
theme has always been at the heart of Anglophone Indian novelists’ writing. As most of the
time these novelists write far away from their homeland, they do not hesitate to define the
sentiments of ageing an ...
... 7) Gerontology: How does ageing give rise to ageing-related
8) Immunology: Why does the immune system fail in
ageing? How does this impact health in later life?
British Society for Research on Ageing
The British Society for Research on Ageing (BSRA) is a scientific society (registered charity no. 279932) which promotes research to understand the causes and effects of the ageing process. The BSRA encourages publication and public understanding of ageing research and holds an annual scientific meeting. Many notable scientists with an interest in ageing are either past or current members of the organisation, which has exerted a marked influence on ageing research within the United Kingdom and internationally.