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AGE Research Group contributes to House of Lords report on healthy ageing.

On Friday 15th January 2021 the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee published a report on Ageing: Science, Technology & Healthy Living, which warns that the Government “must act now” if the “Ageing Society Grand Challenge” target of ensuring people have five extra healthy years of life by 2035 is to be met.

Professor Avan Sayer and Professor Miles Witham gave evidence as part of the in-depth inquiry into healthy ageing, which heard from a broad range of experts from academia, health and social care, private industry and charities.

For more information, please see the NIHR Newcastle BRC website.

Last modified: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 10:01:48 GMT