February 2019: Seminars in Ageing

Seminars are held on Tuesdays 12.00 –1.00pm
NARI Seminar Room, Building 9,
Gate 4, 34-54 Poplar Road, Parkville, VIC

How do I get to NARI? NARI Directions and Parking


February 5 

Presenters: Associate Professor Briony Dow, Director, National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) and Kylie King, the University of Melbourne

Topic:  Are old guys really invincible? An exploration of suicide among men aged over 80

Older men and suicide


February 12

Presenter: Dr Dina Logiudice, Geriatrician, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne Health; Dr Jo Hughson (Project Manager Let's CHAT Dementia, Honorary Fellow The University of Melbourne) and Dr Mary  Belfrage , Primary Care Physician and Research Consultant

Topic:  Let's CHAT (Community Health Approach) to Dementia


February 19

Presenter: Dr Frances Batchelor, Director, Clinical Gerontology, National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) & Program Manager, Melbourne Ageing Research Collaboration (MARC)

Topic:  Preventing Avoidable Hospital Admissions for People with Dementia (PAHA)


February 26

Presenter: Prof John O’Brien, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge

Topic:  TBC