Convenors: Professor Francis Davis and Dr Anthony Howarth Drawing on perspectives from Conflict and Legal Studies, Anthropology, Social Work, and the Health Sciences this seminar series will explore the impact of trauma on the ageing process including during conflict, post-conflict and incarceration.
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The BLAST ageing network is holding its first immersive summer school from 22 – 25 August in Oxford, aimed predominantly at UK-based early career researchers. The deadline for registering interest is 1st August – via the Application Form on https://coxlab.web.ox.ac.uk/blast. From ageing hallmarks to drugs for age-related diseases: steps in the discovery pipeline Oriel College, Oxford 22nd-25th August 2022 Join us for a 3-day immersive summer school on ageing, hosted in […]
CONVENORS: GEORGE LEESON, ALEJANDRO KLEIN, JACO HOFFMAN Please note that this is a Hybrid event. We welcome colleagues to 66 Banbury Road or on line via Zoom:
A story about British Social Care…. I recently shadowed a community nurse. I watched as she worked to enable a man with only one week left of his life to be carried from his bedroom to a downstairs living room where on the TV was football – his joy. It took three hours of searching for […]
The Oxford Institute of Population Ageing Central and Eastern Research Network on Ageing (EAST) Seminar Series Convenor: Dr. George W. Leeson This series will be conducted on TUESDAYS at 2PM (UK time) via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81479904578?pwd=ZlRPdmZFQkFkV0pDcUROSHFjcDFZdz09
Convenors: Prof Francis Davis & Prof Chris Davis This series will be conducted via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84803210820?pwd=L20zTEFKNEdsV1M4ZUxLNlBYeXdSZz09 Events in this Series
Exactly 20 years ago, I was involved in a landmark project at the Royal College of Art with retail giant B&Q to develop a range of low-cost, lightweight, easy-to-use power tools that would make it easier for older people to carry out basic home improvements.
Thursdays 2pm -3pm Location: Oxford Martin School 34 Broad Street (corner of Holywell and Catte Streets) Oxford OX1 3BD Please note that this is a hybrid event with online and in-person speaker. You will need to register and indicate whether you wish to attend in person or online via Zoom. Please register 12 hours before […]
Parental care in China is traditionally provided by sons. In recent decades – partly due to the One-Child Policy but also economic development and urbanisation – significant changes have occurred with parents receiving more care from daughters.
The Covid-19 pandemic has been a traumatic experience at all levels – for individuals, families, communities and governments. The numbers are beyond the grasp of most of us, globally, around 250 million cases and almost 5 million deaths.