International Training Programme on Ageing: Day 3 presentations

  • Republic of Ireland
  • International

25th September 2013,


CARDI in conjunction with The Institute of Aging of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (TILDA) hosted an international training programme on ageing from 17 – 19 September 2013 at Trinity College Dublin.

Attended by 29 participants from a wide range of disciplines relating to ageing including pharmacy, nursing, economics and gerontology the programme featured sessions presented by some of the leading names in ageing research including Dr. Susan Kirkland, Professor Rose Anne Kenny, Professor Thomas Scharf, Yves Joanette and Professor Virpi Timonen.

Presentations from Day 3 are available below:

Translation & Communication – Paul McGill, CARDI

Measuring Impact – Dr. Brendan Murtagh, Queen’s University Belfast

Horizon 20/20 - Kay Duggan-Walls, Health Research Board

Factors influencing carers’ decision to place their relative with dementia in residential care-  Dr Kirsten Moore , University of Melbourne

The Role of Health Promotion for People with Intellectual Disabilities (ID): An Assessment of Frontline Staff’s Knowledge and Attitudes- Dr Lisa M. Hanna-Trainor, University of Ulster

Home-based interventions to maintain independence: what works?-  Dr Andy Cochrane, National University of Ireland - Maynooth

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