Institute for Health & Ageing

Promoting positive ageing and an age friendly society

IHA congratulates Aislinn on her election to ACU Postgraduate Association Vice-President (Research).

Aislinn Healy is an HDR student, supervised by Professor Gavin Turrell and Dr …

IHA’s Prof McCabe secures significant NHMRC Partnership funding

IHA Director Marita McCabe is pleased to confirm that her team’s research project for …

Prof. Gavin Turrell recognised for outstanding scientific contribution in the physical activity and public health field.

Professor Gavin Turrell, leader of IHA’s Health Inequalities theme, spent November 2017 in Brazil at …

Dr Jerome Rachele outlines 8 changes to our neighbourhoods for ageing well

IHA’s Dr Jerome Rachele outlined in THE CONVERSATION today, eight evidence based steps that …

Professor Jim Sallis and the IPEN team welcomed during Sallis’ third IHA visit

Last month The Institute for Health and Ageing hosted Professorial Fellow Jim Sallis’ third visit, …

Associations between illness duration and health-related quality of life in specified mental and physical chronic health conditions: results from a population-based survey

Dr Lucy Busija, Jeretine Tan and Kerrie Sanders from the Institute of Health …

PhD Scholarships closing date 17 October

PhD Opportunities at IHA   The Institute for Health & Ageing, ACU provides a dynamic …

Dr Klaus Gebel presents IHA September Colloquium

The role of neighbourhood environments and physical activity intensity in healthy ageing – Findings from …

Dr Lucy Busija discusses the IHA Elders’ Project on SBS’s Living Black

By empowering Elders with support we can make a positive step in helping close the …

Examining the connection between older adults’ physical activity and the built environment

IHA’s David Barnett, Anthony Barnett, Andrea Nathan, and Ester Cerin, along …