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2nd SAAgeNet Meeting at Sunway University, Malaysia

July 4, 2024

2nd SAAgeNet Meeting at Sunway University, Malaysia

Sunway University in Malaysia was proud to host the 2nd SAAgeNet Knowledge Exchange Symposium, held from 6th-8th of June 2024.  We were happy to welcome a total of 25 attendees from institutions across the UK, India, and Malaysia, ranging from PhD students to Professors. Day 1 saw an action-packed schedule of talks covering a wide spectrum […]

CFIN Webinar: Multidisciplinary research on cognitive frailty – REGISTRATION OPEN!

May 22, 2024

CFIN Webinar: Multidisciplinary research on cognitive frailty – REGISTRATION OPEN!

Cognitive Frailty Interdisciplinary Network Webinar: Multidisciplinary research on cognitive frailty Date and time: 31 May (Friday) 2024, 2-4 pm (BST) Location: MS Teams CFIN is pleased to invite you to a webinar exploring multidisciplinary research in ageing and cognitive frailty.  Join our panel of experts as they discuss their different approaches to research on cognitive […]

REGISTRATION OPEN! – CFIN Conference and Sandpit Event – 24-25 June 2024

April 8, 2024

REGISTRATION OPEN! – CFIN Conference and Sandpit Event – 24-25 June 2024

We would like to invite you to the second Cognitive Frailty Interdisciplinary Network conference, which will be held at Lancaster University Health Innovation campus in June 2024. Join us to develop CFIN activities to increase understanding of cognitive frailty and interventions to target population health improvement across the lifespan. The conference will be held in […]

In preprint: Understanding exogenous factors and biological mechanisms for cognitive frailty: a multidisciplinary scoping review

January 30, 2024

In preprint: Understanding exogenous factors and biological mechanisms for cognitive frailty: a multidisciplinary scoping review

The scoping review on exogenous factors and biological mechanisms for cognitive frailty is currently in preprint! The multidisciplinary scoping review including 206 papers was a huge amount of work for the  CFIN Team led by Carol Holland (network PI), so we are really excited to share our findings and gap analysis with the world. Understanding […]

Green spaces and the impact on cognitive frailty: a scoping review

January 15, 2024

Green spaces and the impact on cognitive frailty: a scoping review

Congratulation for Sally Fowler-Davis, network Co-I  and her team for publishing her scoping review on the effects of green spaces on cognitive frailty! Green spaces and the impact on cognitive frailty: a scoping review Sally Fowler Davis, Charlotte Benkowitz, Lucie Nield, and Chris Dayson Doi: https://doi.org/10.3389/fpubh.2023.1278542 Read the full article here: https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpubh.2023.1278542/full Abstract Some literature […]

First SAAgeNet Meeting

January 15, 2024

First SAAgeNet Meeting

We were really exited to meet our partners from India and Malaysia at the first South Asian Ageing Network meeting and research symposium, that took place 8-10th January in Lancaster. Thank you for everyone who took part in the meeting and presented their research. We are looking forward to working with you in the future […]

A Scoping Review of the Effects of Ambient Air Quality on Cognitive Frailty

January 2, 2024

A Scoping Review of the Effects of Ambient Air Quality on Cognitive Frailty

Congratulation for Sally Fowler-Davis, network Co-I  and her team for publishing her scoping review on the effects of air quality on cognitive frailty. A Scoping Review of the Effects of Ambient Air Quality on Cognitive Frailty James Robert Hodgson, Charlotte Benkowitz, Brian C. Castellani, Amanda Ellison, Rammina Yassaie, Helen Twohig, Roshni Bhudia,Otto-Emil Ilmari Jutila and […]

ECR Summer School – Application OPEN

May 3, 2023

ECR Summer School – Application OPEN

The Cognitive Frailty Interdisciplinary Network harnesses knowledge of biological, health, environmental and psychosocial mechanisms of cognitive frailty across the lifespan so that we can develop integrated interventions. The network is one of 11 Interdisciplinary Ageing Across the Life Course networks with the aim of transforming ageing research in the UK and integrating expertise and knowledge across disciplines. […]

SAVE THE DATE – ECR Summer School on Cognitive Frailty and Ageing

April 3, 2023

SAVE THE DATE – ECR Summer School on Cognitive Frailty and Ageing

The Cognitive Frailty Interdisciplinary Network harnesses knowledge of biological, health, environmental and psychosocial mechanisms of cognitive frailty across the lifespan so that we can develop integrated interventions. The network is one of 11 Interdisciplinary Ageing Across the Life Course networks with the aim of transforming ageing research in the UK and integrating expertise and knowledge […]

Interdisciplinary Mentoring Programme – Application is open for mentor and mentees until 28th February

February 15, 2023

Interdisciplinary Mentoring Programme – Application is open for mentor and mentees until 28th February

The Cognitive Frailty Interdisciplinary Network is excited to launch their Interdisciplinary Mentoring Programme! We are looking for mentors and mentees interested in ageing, cognition and physical function from a wide range of backgrounds. Our mentoring programme is aiming to bring together:  Biogerontologists, neuroscientists, psychologists, social scientists, health services researchers, practitioners in health and care, industry […]