As of the 24 September 2015 The Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland (CARDI) became the Ageing Research and Development Division within the Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH).
This website will remain online but will no longer be updated. To keep up to date with our work please visit the Division of Ageing Research and Development section of the IPH website.
CARDI will host a workshop at Evolve Biomed 2015, a science & technology forum, which will take place on 29-30 April in Dublin. This workshop on Thursday 29 April aimed at PhD, postdoctoral students and early career researchers will focus on the theme of supporting the development (both academically and professionally) of next generation leaders in research. It will include brief presentations followed by facilitated discussion.
On Friday 31 October 2014 CARDI launched a new call for Fellows under its Leadership Programme in Ageing Research. It will fund the salaries for three years of up to four research Fellows. The call will close on Friday 30 January 2015 and full terms of reference and application procedures are available here.
The Economic and Social Research Council have announced a call for the third phase of the Secondary Data Analysis Initiative . The aim of this call is to deliver high-quality, high-impact research through the deeper exploitation of existing data resources. It will fund projects of up to £200,000.
The scientific laboratory of excellence “Labex SIGNALIFE” is comprised of 6 leading research institutes from Nice, France with the participation of 49 top-level research teams. The research teams are grouped around five major topics relating to Cell Signaling in Biology:
Dementia care is more than ever being recognised as an area of specialist practice, but caring for people with dementia in any environment is a challenging job. Thankfully, ongoing research in dementia can help staff understand how to improve the quality of their care, increase job satisfaction and make life better for people with dementia. The Dementia Services Development Centre is committed to supporting lifelong learning and through its new CPD section it aim to share information sources and research on key topics.