Institute for Health & Ageing

Promoting positive ageing and an age friendly society

Live Long Live Well Colloquium Series

The Institute for Health & Ageing (IHA) is pleased to present monthly talks from colleagues and collaborators working across a range of disciplines relative to the pursuit of healthy and active ageing.

We invite you to join us for these seminars, in person or online.

NB: Our July colloquium has been rescheduled for August.  

In August Professor Ester Cerin from IHA will discuss the neighbourhood environment and active ageing from an international perspective.

Ester Cerin

 

In May we welcomed Professor Peter Rendell, Director of the Cognition and Emotion Research Centre who will speak on Prospective Memory and Emotion Regulation – examining whether both could be spared the effects of ageing.

Peter Rendell

 

In June, Dr Jerome Rachele, Research Fellow from IHA discussed applying a spatial perspective to transport infrastructure for active living – particularly in the context of policy.

Jerome Rachele

 

Also in June we had a guest presentation by Dr Kristiann Heesch of QUT, who discussed how data from smart phone GPS app Strava has been used to evaluate new transport infrastructure.

kristi-heesch

 

 

All presentations are followed by an opportunity for discussion.

When: 2-3pm AEST, first Wednesday of the month.
Where: Rm 6.02, Level 6, 215 Spring Street Melbourne.

Please contact IHA as per the details below to obtain dial-in details for joining the colloquium via audio-visual link from an ACU location, or via teleconference from another location.

ACU colleagues are encouraged to dial in from a campus A/V meeting room, or by using Polycom Realpresence on their computer desktop.

A/V room bookings can be made via Servicedesk@acu.edu.au or by calling 07 3623 7272. The Servicedesk can also assist with Polycom installation on your PC or laptop.

(NB: this presentation is scheduled on Australian Eastern Standard Time).

You can download our Live Long Live Well Colloquium Flyer for further details.

Register your interest in attending with IHA@acu.edu.au / 03 9230 8170.

 


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