Media releases

NARI issues media releases about our work and provides comment and information on issues about positive ageing, our research and issues affecting older Australians.

NARI researchers also contribute articles to journals, magazines, radio or other media on request.        

Media inquiries: Penny Underwood on (03) 9818 8540 or

mediawise@mediawise.net.au

Falls put under the spotlights at the Royal Commission by National Ageing Research Institute

17/07/19

Dr Frances Batchelor, Director of Clinical Gerontology at the National Ageing Research Institute, has told the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety that there is an urgent need for more high-quality research to learn what can effectively prevent falls in residential care, especially for people living with dementia.

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NARI WELCOMES ALP COMMITMENT TO IMPROVE AGED CARE

14/05/19

The National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) has welcomed Labor’s announcement that, if elected, they will work to improve aged care and accelerate implementation of the workforce strategy, A Matter of Care.

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NARI WELCOMES COALITION ANNOUNCEMENT TO FUND NEW AGED CARE WORKFORCE RESEARCH CENTRE

03/05/19

The National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) today welcomed the Coalition’s announcement that, if re-elected, they will establish a national first Aged Care Workforce Research Centre.

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RESI AGED CARE PROVIDERS AND RESIDENTS NEEDED FOR CLINICAL TRIAL RESEARCH PROJECT

25/04/19

National Ageing Research Institute is looking for Victorian residential aged care providers and residents to join a clinical trial of a major befriending program, one of the first to be run in Australia.

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Whittlesea residents over 65, we need you

24/04/19

The National Ageing Research Institute is looking for Whittlesea residents aged 65 and over to take part in an exciting new exercise program called ENJOY.

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