We’re building a multidisciplinary team of experts who are passionate about the study of ageing and making a positive impact on people’s lives. The Institute investigates the impact of people’s experience on the ageing process, and develops, implements and evaluates interventions that improve the quality of life of older people, their family and carers.
Supporting autonomy, dignity, social connection, and control over one’s life situation is at the heart of everything we do.
Welcome to the Institute for Health and Ageing
We are undertaking health research to promote positive ageing and … Learn more
Marita McCabe, guest editor for Current Opinion in Psychology
IHA’s Professor Marita McCabe is guest editor on … Learn more
Dr Jerome Rachele explores ongoing opposition to Australia's mandatory cycling laws
Commuter cycling is an active and affordable transport option … Learn more
A/Prof Prue Cormie recognised as an emerging Exercise Science leader by ESSA
A/Prof Prue Cormie‘s contribution to sports … Learn more
Professor Kerrie Sanders recognised with President’s Award during the World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases
The Institute of Health and Ageing is proud to announce … Learn more
IHA’s Professor Kerrie Sanders responds to Pete Evans comments, confirms the role of dietary calcium
There has been much recent discussion surrounding the benefits and necessity … Learn more