Media coverage

NARI's researchers and Ambassadors are frequently cited in the media or are asked to prepare comment pieces.

To talk to a researcher or seek a comment piece, contact:

Penny Underwood on (03) 9818 8540 or


Identical twins Kathleen Byrne and Barbara Setterfield are prized scientific test subjects. That is because, by sharing 100 per cent of their genes, the sisters provide unique living clues to answering a hotly-debated question.


Dr Briony Dow shares her concerns about the way numbers are used in political and public debate to characterise older people as a burden on society.


NARI is part of an Australian-first initiative that will develop national guidelines for spiritual care in residential and community aged care and provide a range of tools to support their implementation.


Our Clinical Division Director Professor Stephen Gibson talks about ageing and working.


We are experiencing a longevity revolution with lifetimes stretching to 100. You’re not old till you hit 85 now.