The ageing process impacts our everyday lives in diverse ways. In this cluster, we examine how different individuals and communities are enabled or deterred from healthy ageing. We consider the delivery and impact of health and care policies, as well as attitudes and beliefs towards issues such as medicines management and keeping active.
For more information about our Ageing Lives cluster, contact cluster lead Dr Elizabeth Peel. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
We have a number of current projects and research interests, which include:
Dementia care, conversation and communication
Facilitating sport and exercise in older people and the impact on wellness and social functioning
Quality of life and age-related macular degeneration
Risk and safety issues for older adults
Public policies that affect the lives of older people
Click HERE to view our Ageing Lives cluster members and their research interests in healthy ageing.
Scientists analyse retirement village residents
Dementia Talking project
Dr Elizabeth Peel is a critical social psychologist with extensive experience in qualitative health research (particularly chronic illness), sexualities and gender.
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