Tag Archives: Anthea Tinker

Congratulations to Ageing & Society alumna Megan Acton for being appointed Project Officer for the International Federation on Ageing in Toronto!

Megan Acton, who graduated last month with an MA in Ageing and Society has just been appointed as Project Officer for the International Federation on Ageing (IFA), based in Toronto. The IFA’s vision is a ‘world of healthy people whose … Continue reading

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New grant awarded to GHSM Professor Anthea Tinker in collaboration with LSHTM on ‘Growing old in a new town’

Addressing the needs of older people in relation to the places where they live is one of the urgent public health issues of our time. We are delighted to announce that Professor Anthea Tinker, Institute of Gerontology, Department of Global Health … Continue reading

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Work led by GHSM HoD Professor Karen Glaser, part of ‘Grandparents in Europe Project’, cited in the Financial Times

The work led by Professor Karen Glaser, Head of Department,  Global Health & Social Medicine, and Director, King’s Centre for Global Ageing, was cited in the Financial Times Times yesterday, in an article discusses the widening care gap in Europe … Continue reading

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New research project led by Professor Anthea Tinker (GHSM) and Professor Jenny Gallaher (KCL Dental Institute)

An exciting new research project has just started with the Principal Investigators from Global Health and Social Medicine (GHSM) and the Dental Institute.  Professor Jenny Gallagher, Dr. Tunmise Awojobi from the Dental Institute and Professor Anthea Tinker, GHSM have received … Continue reading

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Strong presence of GHSM staff and students at the British Society of Gerontology 2017 conference in Swansea July 5-7th

There was a strong presence of GHSM staff and students at the annual conference of the British Society of Gerontology from July 5th – 7th at the University of Swansea. This included these 2 symposia. The Extending Working Lives research … Continue reading

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